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A seven-time Paralympic medalist and motivational speaker talks about overcoming challenges and achieving personal success. Muffy Davis speaks at a training conference hosted by the North Dakota Department of Human Services Division of Vocational Rehabilitation.

The conference will provide learning opportunities in the areas of ethics, motivational interviewing,  technology devices for people with vision or hearing loss, and eye diseases.

"North Dakota has the highest employment rate for people with disabilities in the nation," says director Russ Cusack, Division of Vocational Rehabilitation. "This conference celebrates employment success for people with disabilities and the businesses that contribute to that success, and also provides an enrichment opportunity for professionals who are instrumental in helping people with disabilities achieve success in the workplace."

Jessica Roose will have more tonight.

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