Employment and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder / Emploi et trouble du spectre de l’alcoolisation fœtale

  (French follows) – Are you familiar with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome or FAS in your practice? You may know it is a result of heavy drinking during pregnancy. Some studies even suggest that if a father drinks too much, ther... Read more - Employment and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder / Emploi et trouble du spectre de l’alcoolisation fœtale

Four Support Measures Besides the Wage Subsidy / 4 mesures de soutien autres que la subvention salariale

  (Le français suit) – I often receive applications for wage subsidies as a project officer at SPHERE (an organization supporting the employment integration of people with disabilities). It’s often the first meas... Read more - Four Support Measures Besides the Wage Subsidy / 4 mesures de soutien autres que la subvention salariale

Back to Work Support after an Extended Absence / Soutenir le retour au travail après une absence prolongée

  (Le français suit) – There are several reasons a person may not have worked for a long time. In many cases, mental health issues are involved. This was my case. It was difficult. I felt abandoned. I’m a highly ... Read more - Back to Work Support after an Extended Absence / Soutenir le retour au travail après une absence prolongée

Working and Studying with a Disability? / Travailler durant ses études lorsqu’on est en situation de handicap?

Jessica Cacciatore, Career Development student. (Le français suit) – Working while going to school often is more complicated when you have a disability. In addition, obtaining the diploma and getting a job provides more cha... Read more - Working and Studying with a Disability? / Travailler durant ses études lorsqu’on est en situation de handicap?

Non-Standard Employment and Disability Journey: What are the Challenges? / Parcours atypiques en emploi et handicap : quels enjeux?

  (Le français suit) – For around twenty years, structural transformation in the economy, high speed change in communication methods and an increasing number of higher education graduates have created new ways of organ... Read more - Non-Standard Employment and Disability Journey: What are the Challenges? / Parcours atypiques en emploi et handicap : quels enjeux?