Title

A Work in Progress: Promoting Engagement in Employment for Adults with Mental Health Diagnoses

Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

4-30-2019

Comments

Presentation: 52:55

Abstract

Problem Statement

There is a discrepancy in employment rates, positions, and compensation between adults with and without mental health diagnoses

PICO Question

What community-based interventions within the scope of occupational therapy practice are effective for promoting competitive employment acquisition and maintenance for adults with mental health diagnoses?

Objectives

  • Recognize OT role in remediation of employment disparities in adults with mental health diagnoses
  • Describe effective interventions to promote participation in work for adults with mental health diagnoses
  • Incorporate evidence-based interventions supporting employment for adults with mental health diagnoses within own practice

Language

English

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