Employment and Career Planning Opportunities for Young Adults with Disabilities: Advocating for Occupational Therapy
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Problem: There is greater involvement of OT in transition planning services to provide a unique, client-centered perspective to enable greater engagement in meaningful employment opportunities
Purpose: The purpose of this capstone project is to advocate for the role of OT in employment-based training programs for young adults with disabilities following their transition out of high school.
University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences
Employment or Career Planning; Young Adults; Disabilities; Occupational Therapy
Medical Subject Headings
Disabled Persons; Young Adult; Schools, Secondary; Employment; Occupational Therapy
Disability and Equity in Education | Occupational Therapy | Secondary Education | Special Education and Teaching
Jenkins, A., & Boykin, K. (2023, April 30). Employment and Career Planning Opportunities for Young Adults with Disabilities: Advocating for Occupational Therapy. Poster presented at the Virtual OTD Capstone Symposium, University of St Augustine for Health Sciences. Retrieved from https://soar.usa.edu/otdcapstonesspring2023/23
Disability and Equity in Education Commons, Occupational Therapy Commons, Secondary Education Commons, Special Education and Teaching Commons
Poster presented at the Spring 2023 Virtual OTD Capstone Symposium held online at the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences on April 4 and April 12, 2023.