DDS

Awesome Apps and Adaptations – Achieving Vocational Success for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities

Submitted by Melanie.Jordan on Tue, 11/03/2015 - 10:35

The iPad and the iPhone are profound tools for individuals who experience various disabilities. Recently, this tool has been used in creative ways to support vocational success among individuals who experience intellectual disabilities. This webinar will discuss apps for self-regulation, work task sequencing, work task prompting, executive function, as well as amazing adaptations and accessories to support the worker.

Making It Last: Workplace Supports for People with Autism

Submitted by Melanie.Jordan on Tue, 11/03/2015 - 10:27

Something amazing is happening with autism employment - in Belgium! Although focused on "high functioning autism", the Belgian approach has many lessons for employment services to people with "classic" autism. We will discuss their techniques for synthesizing assessment results into a whole-person perspective, and using that to plan workplace supports.