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"Advice and Information: Helping People with Disabilities to Become Informed and to Make Effective Decisions Concerning Employment PDF

Article by Michael Callahan

 

"Choice and Control of Employment for People with Disabilities" PDF
Article by Michael Callahan and David Mank

 

"The Community's Calendar: A Strategy for Planning Meaningful Life Activities" PDF (PDF)
Article by Michael Callahan, Norciva Shumpert, and Melinda Mast

 

"Customized Employment" PDF
Article by Michael Callahan and Norciva Shumpert

 

"Customized Employment Competency Model" PDF

 

"The Customized Plan for Employment: Developing a Blueprint for Job Development" PDF
Article by Ellen Condon

 

"Customized Transitions: Discovering the Best in Us" PDF
Article by William L. Phillips, Ed.D., Michael Callahan, Norciva Shumpert, and Kim Puckett
 

"Discovery Is..." PDF
Article by Michael Callahan

 

"Documenting Discovery: Developing a Descriptive Profile to Guide Employment Plans Pathways to Employment Resource Center (PERC) Curriculum" PDF
Article by Michael Callahan

 

"Embracing a Working Life for All" PDF
Article by Michael Callahan

 

"Employment: From Competitive to Customized" PDF
Article by Michael Callahan

 

"Employer Negotiation Strategies For Job Developers in Customized Employment" PDF
Article by Michael Callahan

 

"Employment Support as Knowledge Creation" PDF
Article by John O'Brien and Michael Callahan

 

"The Essential Elements of Customized Employment for Universal Application" Presented by WINTAC and Y-TAC

 

"Final Report: UCPA's Choice Access Project" PDF
Article by Michael Callahan

 

"Job Analysis: A Strategy For Assessing And Utilizing The Culture Of Work Places To Support Persons With Disabilities" PDF
Article by Michael Callahan and Melinda Mast

 

"Job Site Supports: Suggestions for Supporting Persons with Disabilities on Job Sites" PDF
Article by Michael Callahan

 

"Journey to Self-Determination and Choice: A Brief History of Individualization" PDF
Article by Michael Callahan

 

"The Meaning of Choice: Implications for Systems and Providers" PDF
Article by Michael Callahan
 

"Natural Supports: A Delicate Balancing Act" PDF
Article by Michael Callahan

 

"Personal Budgets: The Future of Funding?" PDF
Article by Michael Callahan

 

"The Productivity Fallacy: Why people are worth more than just how fast their hands move" PDF
Article by Michael Callahan

 

"The Promises of Pitfalls of WIA for Persons with Significant Disabilities" PDF
Article by Michael Callahan

 

"Options for Qualifying Providers and Assuring Quality Services: A Blueprint for Developing Responsive Providers" PDF
Article by Michael Callahan

 

"Recommendations for Customized Employment Practices"                    Presented by WINTAC and Y-TAC

 

"The Seven Phase Sequence For Balancing Naturalness and Individual Needs" PDF
Article by Michael Callahan

 

"Supported Employment/Customized Employment Matrix: The Distinction Between Demand Employment and a Customized Relationship" PDF
Article by Michael Callahan

 

"Using Alternatives to Traditional Vocational Assessment: The Why and How of Exploration Strategies such as Discovery" PDF
Article by Michael Callahan

 

"Using Presentation Portfolios for Effective Job Representation of Individuals with Disabilities" PDF
Article by Melinda Mast, Joan Sweeney, and Michael West

 

"Using a Visual Resume for Job Development" PDF
Article by Ellen Condon

 

"Visual Resume Example" PDF
Presentation by Ellen Condon

 

"What We Mean By Employment" PDF
Article by Michael Callahan