Webinar: Forensic Employment Programs for Offenders with Mental Health


  • Date:
    Wednesday: December 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




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

This webinar will examine the challenges this population faces in obtaining and maintaining employment and how Forensic Employment Specialist can assist individuals in being successful. Areas covered include: Examples of how to create wraparound services with the criminal justice entities to enhance the supports individuals need and an explaination of a Forensic Supportive Employment model and the success the speaker has had with this model

Learning Objectives

Participants will understand the role of a Forensic Employment Specialist and how they can assist in obtaining employment outcomes and will gain and understanding of the Forensic Supportive Employment model

Materials & Resources

Recording of Webinar

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NOTE: This is the rough unedited version of the transcript

PowerPoint Presentation