Over the next two years we will arrange 4 webinars.
This International Learning Series is designed to share information and practices on the strategies used for inclusive supported employment for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Participants will learn about the important concepts in inclusive employment, international laws and policy on supported and customized employment, and how various countries have implemented inclusive supported employment.
Free Online Webinars
NAKU and NDCPD will sponsor a series of four (4) on online webinars from Fall 2019 through the Fall of 2020. These webinars will cover the main concepts of customized employment, international perspectives on legal and policy measures in support of customized employment, and showcases of the implementation of customized employment from around the world. Internationally renowned experts in inclusive supported employment will be involved in these presentations.
December 5, 2019
Kickoff webinar: Describe initiative and present key components of inclusive supported employment.
Introduction to Inclusive Supported Employment. Around the World. December 5, 2019
11:00 am Central time. This means 18:00 lokal time in Norway.
See https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/ for your local time.
Outline of webinar 1.
1. Brent Askvig - Welcome and operational items 5 – 6 min (how to participate, How to ask questions, use of supplemental materials).
Brent Askvig - Purpose of the webinar series and 5 min
definition of Inclusive Supported Employment.
Jenny Stonemeier - APSE – Welcome and importance of 5 – 10 min. Supported Employment in the United States.
Luc Henau – EUSE – Welcome and importance 5 – 10 min. of Supported Employment in Europe
Annette Borrows – CASE – Welcome and importance 5 – 10 min. of Supported Employment in Canada
Annette Borrows - WASE - Welcome and importance 5 – 10 min. of Supported employment across the world.
Linn Løvlie Slette – Helt Med! – The use of Inclusive 20 – 30 min. Supported Employment in Norway (includes video of Emily Ann Riedel who benefits from the Helt Med model).
Karl Elling Ellingsen – moderate questions to speakers 5 – 10 min.
Karl Elling Ellingsen - Next webinar date & topic 5 min.
Recording from webinar 1.
International law and policy on inclusive supported employment
Implementation Examples 1: Showcase from 3 countries
Implementation Examples 2: Showcase from 3 additional countries