(Mental) Health Comes First | World Suicide Prevention Day 2020

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September 10th  is World Suicide Prevention Day. As students, scholars and future professionals in the Education and Human Services Career Cluster, this is an important day to reflect on mental health awareness. This article below points out some great ways …

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8 Tips for How to Conduct an Effective Job Search If You Have a Disability

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There are plenty of satisfying jobs for people with disabilities. All kinds of Americans have found them, and you can too. It just takes dedication to the job-search process and a willingness to step outside of your comfort zone. After …

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34 Great Jobs for People with Disabilities

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Good jobs for people with disabilities are possible to find. No matter what type of disability you might have, you can discover the satisfaction that often comes from realizing—and using—your strongest abilities and skills.

Besides, more and more organizations are …

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Job Seekers, find the right job on The Spectrum Careers

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The Spectrum Careers is Championed by Autism Speaks

Use videos and pictures to build your resume and find job postings that utilize them as well.

Check out the Employment Resources, read through Autism Employment Daily, and watch the Educational Videos.

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How to Handle Video Interviews When You Have a Disability

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By their very nature, video interviews are tough. You might not know where to look (do you glance at your camera, the computer screen, or both?), what to say, how long (or short) your answers should be, and so on. …

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Disclosing a Disability in a Job Search (With Samples)

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If you have a disability or condition and are seeking a more flexible or remote job, you’re certainly not alone. But whether and how to disclose your situation during the job search is a difficult decision to make.

According to …

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Who’s Hiring? 9 Orgs Working to Support Individuals with Disabilities

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July 26th, 2020 marks the 30th anniversary of the passing of the landmark civil rights law, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). With the signing of the ADA, discrimination against individuals with disabilities in all areas of public life became …

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Flexible Work for People with Disabilities and Special Needs

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Flexible work isn’t just great for working parents or people who want to enjoy their lives more. Flexible jobs are a critically important source of income for professionals who have disabilities or special needs. However, some companies are more supportive …

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Youth, Disclosure, and the Workplace Why, When, What, and How

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Every job seeker with a disability is faced with the same decision: “Should I or shouldn’t I disclose my disability?” This decision may be framed differently depending upon whether you have a visible disability or a non-visible disability. Ultimately, the …

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Gain Free, Expert, and Confidential Guidance on Workplace Accommodations and Disability Employment Issues from JAN

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Have questions about workplace accommodations or the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)?

Have questions about the Rehabilitation Act and workplace accommodations?

Need technical assistance about accommodations to stay at work/return to work?

Want resources about starting a small business when …

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