Webinar: Providing Employment Services to Individuals with Disabilities who have Criminal Backgrounds

Schedule

  • Date:
    Wednesday: September 14, 2011
  • Time:
    2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Eastern)
    1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Central)
  • Duration:
    2.0 hours

Presenter(s)

  • Danie Eagleton
    Mental Health Counselor, Instructor- Seattle Central Community College

Moderator(s)

Description

**This is the first of four webinars in the Offender Webinar Series: Obtaining Employment Outcomes for Individuals with Disabilities who have Criminal Backgrounds.

This webinar will provide an overview of different successful approaches to ensuring individuals with disabilities who have criminal backgrounds obtain successful employment.

Topics include:

  • Elements that need to be considered before placing an individual
  • How to work the employer community
  • The use of second chance employers
  • The supports that need to be in place
  • Working in partnership with the criminal justice system

Learning Objectives

To understand effective approaches in helping individuals with disabilities that have a criminal background obtain employment.

Materials & Resources

Recording of Webinar

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Transcript

PowerPoint Presentation