Teen Programming (Ages 13 to 17)
Building off HFA’s past programming and connections with community members, Beyond Recreation will develop a teen program consisting of a mix of open-choice breakout room activities, along with more structured health education breakouts and youth leadership activities. The virtual leadership activities will prepare the young people (ages 13-17) to serve as mentors for in-person Symposium in 2022
Anne Henningfeld has over ten years’ experience directing summer resident, day, and travel camps for a variety of populations, including hemophilia, traumatic brain injury, and at-risk youth. Since 2014, she has spent her summers executing her favorite part of summer camp: staff training. Anne completed her master’s degree in Therapeutic Recreation from the University of Toledo and is a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist. A two-time recipient of the Health Education Award of Distinction from the National Hemophilia Foundation, and the 2009 Michigan Hemophilia Professional of the year, Anne is in demand as a speaker and presenter.