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Alabama APSE (AL-APSE) 2013 Conference & Training Event

Alabama

The AL-APSE/ACDD Conference was intended to disseminate a wide variety of information to professionals as well as individuals with disabilities

At the end of this program, participants developed skills, including: (a) identifying employer concerns and how to resolve those concerns when hiring a person with a disability; (b)  identifying quality supported employment services, natural supports, and common marketing strategies to overcome barriers to employment for people with the most significant disabilities; (c)  recognizing the unique challenges people with disabilities have when seeking employment and identifying steps to become employed in a competitive job market; and (d) identifying low-cost assistive technology solutions to help individuals with disabilities in a variety of settings.
State Policies & Initiatives: 
Training/Capacity Building
Systems: 
  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
  • Department of Mental Health
  • Department of Workforce Development
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Employer Engagement
Other: 
  • Alabama Council on Developmental Disabilities, Alabama Association for Person in Supported Employment
Date Enacted: 
05/13/2013
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