The ‘Brand’ of Disability Advocacy

The ‘Brand’ of Disability Advocacy

Social work researcher sparks national conversation on increased quality of life for adults with autism. There is an interesting and provocative question posed by the researcher in this article; “how well equipped are employers to include people with autism...
May Events: CFT7 Symposium 2017 Recap

May Events: CFT7 Symposium 2017 Recap

Ten years ago, a colleague invited me to attend a local conference focused on the employment of Indigenous People with disabilities. The employment service I oversee was occasionally serving urban indigenous people so I agreed to go in the interest of learning some...
Disability at Work: Leveraging Strengths

Disability at Work: Leveraging Strengths

Maybe you’ve seen some of the article titles in magazines like Forbes and Inc. about the business case for diversity and the correlation between diversity and innovation. The Business community and the Human Resource community are becoming aware of ‘diversity...