Leading Edge Resources: Real Work

TRISPED Staff training Solutions with faded woman teaching boyYour Employment Selections (YES) is a reading-free, job preference and career exploration program that shows tasks related to 120 different jobs using motion video on CD-ROM.

YES is also available as an internet course. YES was designed for youth in transition; adults with disabilities; and individuals with limited reading skills – people with career potential who cannot take advantage of career programs which require high reading skills.

CARF Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation FacilitiesThe Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities has a series of publications on employment and community services. They can be obtained individually or collected on a single CD-ROM. Monographs address planning for the 21st Century, self-employment, school to work transition, quality assistive technology services, ethical practices, and managing outcomes. http://www.carf.org/consumer.aspx?content=content/Publications/05Catalog/PECS.htm