Louisiana Developmental Disabilities Council “Employment Mentoring”

Louisiana

The Employment Mentoring project will develop, implement, and evaluate a training and mentoring approach that will result in Employment Support Professionals (ESPs) demonstrating competencies in skills which lead to employment outcomes for job seekers with developmental disabilities including those with the most intense support needs in acquiring and maintaining community-based competitive employment.  The project will work with participating Community Rehabilitation Providers (CRPs) to enhance their operations and participating Employment Support Professionals (ESPs) to improve their competencies in the area of supported employment and successful completion of the national Certified Employment Support Professional (CESP) exam.

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Training/Capacity Building
Systems: 
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Provider Transformation
Other: 
  • Louisiana Council of Developmental Disabilities
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