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Job Readiness for Young Adults with Mental Illness

[No CEs] Young adults living with mental illness are faced with unique obstacles to recovery. Meaningful work activities can build confidence and self-esteem, increase autonomy, and bring a sense of purpose to their lives. This webinar will address the barriers young adults with mental illness encounter when seeking, obtaining, and maintaining employment, and provide strategies for success.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the importance of meaningful work activities for young adults with mental illness.
  • Identify realistic job goals and plan activities to meet those goals.
  • Use a network of mental health professionals who can connect clients with other appropriate resources.
  • Recognize appropriate workplace accommodations for clients with mental illness.