East Bay RSI Support Group
Repetitive Strain Injury Support Group
**new mtg time and location**
Meetings start at 7:00 p.m., First Tuesday of each month, at the
Center for Independent Living – Suite 100, accessible only from within the
Ed Roberts Campus – 3075 Adeline Street, Berkeley.
If doors are locked, please tap on the main entrance, and the security guard will let you in.
February 7th – Thomas Linder, a vocational rehabilitation counselor with 30 years experience will share information on voc rehab options available through work comp or the Social Security “Ticket to Work” program. He is a network provider for Social Security, as well as an expert witness for cases involving failure
to provide reasonable accommodation.
March 6th – Prof. Galen Cranz, sociologist, environmental architect, certified teacher of Alexander Technique and author of “The Chair: Rethinking Culture, Body and Design.” This is an unusual opportunity to speak with a pioneer thinker on topics that relate very directly to situations encountered by people with RSI.
April 3rd – Leah Ottersbach is a Marriage and Family Therapist Intern and the vice-president of the East Bay RSI Support Group. As a therapist intern, she works with the CIL, helping people with disabilities. She uses a daily meditation practice to manage her own chronic pain, as a result of work-related RSI injuries.
By car: park in the BART parking lot on Adeline or on the street.
Bus: Take AC Transit bus #12 via Martin Luther King Jr. Way, or the #49 bus via Ashby Ave.
BART: get off at the Ashby BART.
Helpline: (510) 466-5814
Mailing address: 1442 A Walnut Street, #113, Berkeley, CA 94709