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Title Job coaches for adults with disabilities : a practical guide / edited by Karola Dillenburger, Ewa Matuska, Marea de Bruijn and Hanns Rüdiger Röttgers ; forewords by Blazej Piasek and Norman Sterritt.

Publication Info. London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2019.


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Description 1 online resource (224 pages)
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Intro; Job Coaches for Adults with Disabilities. Edited by Karol Dillenburger; Foreword by Blazej Piasek; Foreword by Norman Sterritt; Introduction; Ch 1. What is a Job Coach for Adults with Disabilities? by Ewa Matuska; Ch 2. Having a Job Coach: Insider Perspectives by Caterina Metje and Lyn McKerr; Ch 3. Job Coaches for Adults with Mental Health Conditions Hanns Rüdiger Röttgers; Ch 4. Job Coaches for Adults with Physical and Sensory Disabilities by Trish MacKeogh and Marcia J. Scherer; Ch 5. Job Coaches for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities by Ewa Matuska
Ch 6. Job Coach for Adults on the Autism Spectrum by Lyn McKerr and Karola DillenburgerCh 7. On-The-Job Functional Assessments by Angelika Anderson; Ch 8. Dealing with Crisis and Challenging Behaviours by Brian Fennell and Karola Dillenburger; Ch 9. Collaborating with Employers by Lucie Procházková and Helena Vaďurová; Ch 10. Being a Job Coach: Insider Perspectives by Lyn McKerr and Marea de Bruijn; Ch 11. Training Job Coaches: Framework, Principles and Practical Illustrations by Marea de Bruijn; Appendix 1. Job Coaching Curriculum snd Skills: Practice Examples
Appendix 2. Job Coaching Employees with Specific DisabilitiesAbout the Contributors; Subject Index; Author Index; Blank Page
Summary For new and experienced job coaches, and those considering job coaching as a career, this practice-focused guide sets out established standards for supporting adults with physical and intellectual disabilities in long-term employment. It covers essential skills needed for the job, with examples and advice for overcoming specific issues.
Note Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on January 30, 2019).
Subject People with disabilities -- Vocational guidance -- Europe.
People with disabilities -- Employment -- Europe.
People with disabilities -- Employment. (OCoLC)fst01057275
People with disabilities -- Vocational guidance. (OCoLC)fst01057358
Europe. (OCoLC)fst01245064
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Dillenburger, Karola, 1956- editor.
Matuska, Ewa, editor.
Bruijn, Marea de, editor.
Röttgers, H. R. (Hanns Rüdiger), editor.
Piasek, Blazej, writer of introduction.
Sterritt, Norman, writer of introduction.
Other Form: Print version: McKerr, Lyn. Job Coaches for Adults with Disabilities : A Practical Guide. London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, ©2019 9781785925467
ISBN 1784509434 (electronic book)
9781784509439 (electronic book)
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