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- Customized Employment: Practical Solutions for Employment Success
- Customized Employment: Applying Practical Solutions for Employment Success
- Process & Timelines for Customized Employment Activities
- Customized Employment Flyer
- Evaluation of Disability Employment Policy Demonstration Programs
Transition, Career Assessment and Asset Development
- Youth Transition Handbook 2014
Washington Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
The Youth Transition Handbook is intended to be used as a technical assistance tool for transition planning. This handbook's focus is on high school students transitioning [going from one period of life to another] from high school to employment.
- When to Contact a Benefits Planner
This one-page chart provides a quick reference to assist you in advising your client on when to contact a CWIC or Benefits Planner. Also summarizes the rules of working and SSI or SSDI.
- Career Assessment Tool
Adapted Career Assessment Tool utilizing Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy’s Skills to Pay the Bills (STPTB) strategies, research and curriculum.
- Transition Specialist Competencies
The Council for Exceptional Children's Subcommittee on Knowledge and Skills, in collaboarion with the University of Illinois' Transition-Related Competencies Project and the CEC Division on Career Development and Transition (DCDT), identified and validated competencies for beginning Transition Specialists.
Download Transition Specialist Competencies
- “I Can”Public Service Announcements (PSAs)
A collaborative initiative of the What Can You Do? - Campaign for Disability Employment (CDE) to promote positive employment outcomes for people with disabilities in business and community by encouraging employers and others to recognize the value and talent they bring to the workplace — more tools and materials (many free of charge) available through the What Can You Do? Outreach Toolkit.
AT Program News Blog (ATPN)
Web-based News blog with a “listen now” option and a monthly online newsletter for and from the State AT Act Programs, the Alternative Financing Programs, and their community partners.
Charting the Course: Supporting the Career Development of Youth with Learning Disabilities
This Guide includes numerous quick reference charts, tables, and tools intended to help practitioners, administrators, and policymakers in secondary and postsecondary education programs, transition programs, One-Stop Career Centers, youth employment programs, and community rehabilitation programs to improve services and outcomes for youth, ages 14 to 25, with diagnosed and undiagnosed learning disabilities.
Special Edition of American Rehabilitation: Creating a Vision for 2020: Celebrating Our Past, Looking to the Future
In celebration of the 90th Anniversary of the public Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) program, a special edition of American Rehabilitation was collaboratively produced through the efforts of CSAVR, NIDRR, ICDR, NRA, and the ADA Network.
Download Special Edition of American Rehabilitation: PDF | Word