A new way of thinking about employment for all
TWO VIRTUAL WORKSHOPS FOR FAMILIES AND INDIVIDUAL SUPPORT STAFF
MONDAY, AUGUST 16, 2021
Session 1: Introduction to Customized Employment
This session will discuss:
Why Competitive Integrated Employment (CIE) is for everyone.
How Customized Employment differs from traditional ways to get and keep a job.
The importance of “Discovery” and “Job Search Planning.”
Developing Customized Employment to also to meet employer’s needs.
Providing follow-along support to maintain employment.
THURSDAY, AUGUST 19, 2021
Session 2: Using The Customized Employment Toolkit
This session will review Volumes 1 and 2 of the toolkit, which will be posted by Friday, August 13, 2021 on www.uconnucedd.org. Volume 1 is a narrative of everything important to customizing employment while Volume 2 contains more in-depth information on some topics as well as forms to guide progress. There will be time for Q&A.
Register for this virtual training opportunity at the following link: https://uconn.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6yDW0ma2N4atJMW You will receive an email confirmation along with directions for accessing both virtual workshops by Zoom
no later than the close of business on Friday, August 13.