Webinar: Job Development, Placement & Support Strategies for Consumers w/SMI - Part 2

Schedule

  • Date:
    Tuesday: April 17, 2012
  • Time:
    12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. (Eastern)
    11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (Central)
  • Duration:
    1.0 hour

Presenter(s)

  • Charlie Bernacchio
    Assistant Professor, Coordinator Rehabilitation Counseling - University of Southern Maine
  • Eileen Burker
    Associate Professor/Director, Rehabilitation Counseling & Psychology- University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Moderator(s)

  • Jill Houghton
    TACE Southeast, Burton Blatt Institute, Syracuse University

Description

**This is the seventh webinar in the TACE Improving Employment Outcomes for Individuals with Mental Health Disabilities Learning Community Series

During this webinar, participants will gain knowledge of job development, disclosure, reasonable accommodations, supports and the individual placement services model.

Topics include:

  • Customer service, ongoing relationships, job leads and job supports (including job coaching and long-term supports- important issue)
    • Natural supports (e.g., co-worker)
    • Peer specialists
    • Peer support
  • Employment rights under ADA
  • Suggestions/recommendations for rehabilitation counselors
    • Practical approaches for rehabilitation counselors

Objectives & Outcomes

The expected outcome for this event is gaining knowledge of working with employers, job development, disclosure, reasonable accommodations, supports and the individual placement services model.


Materials & Resources

Recording of Webinar

Transcript


NOTE: This is the rough unedited version of the transcript

PowerPoint Presentation

Supplementary Materials