Experienced technical assistance provider, Russ Thelin, provides answers to the questions we receive most at our Helpdesk. Specific topics to be addressed include: understanding VR purpose,...Read more
Colleges and universities use multiple means to meet their inclusive program costs, including state and federal funds, foundation monies, Medicaid waivers, vocational rehabilitation (VR) funds,...Read more
Experienced technical assistance provider, Russ Thelin, will provide answers to the questions we receive most at our Helpdesk. Specific topics to be addressed include: understanding VR purpose, process and principles; facilitating discussion and collaboration between IHE and VR, funding IHE students with VR resources; Industry Recognized Credentials; IHE helping VR meet common performance measures, and VR due-process rights for clients. There will be a focused amount of time to address YOUR most challenging questions.
The emergence of pre-employment transition services (Pre-ETS) provides an important new avenue for collaboration between VR and institutions of higher education serving students with intellectual disability (ID).
This study examined the vocational outcomes achieved by 9,432 transition-age (17–26 years old) supported employees with intellectual disability served by state-federal vocational rehabilitation...Read more