ERIC Number: EJ563974
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
An Analysis of the Activities of Employment Specialists in a Natural Support Approach to Supported Employment.
Unger, Darlene D.; Parent, Wendy; Gibson, Karen; Kane-Johnston, Kelly; Kregel, John
Focus on Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities, v13 n1 p27-38 Spr 1998
This study examined the activities of employment specialists and nontraditional support providers in a supported employment program for transition-age youth with significant disabilities. Results are detailed for employment characteristics, types of supports needed or desired, identifying and arranging sources of support, support providers, and the role of employment specialists using a natural supports strategy. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Series--Part II.