This skills development workshop co-sponsored by disAbled Student Support Services and the Career Services Center addresses the application of the Americans with Disabilities Act as it applies to searching for a career. Participants have an opportunity to ask questions and share experiences in finding the career which best fits their needs.
Resource lists for effective career searches for those with disabilities will be given.
Effective methods of disability disclosure will be discussed. When and how to disclose a disability as well as the advantages and disadvantages of disclosing a disability in a work related situation are debated in open discussion. Individualized suggestions for particular situations and specific disabilities will be offered by the facilitator if desired.