“Just Having a Job”

  title={“Just Having a Job”},
  author={Lauren Lindstrom and Kara A. Hirano and Colleen McCarthy and Charlotte Y. Alverson},
  journal={Career Development for Exceptional Individuals},
  pages={40 - 49}
This study examined career development and early employment experiences for four young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Researchers used a multiple-method, multiple case-study longitudinal design to explore career development within the context of family systems, high school and transition programs, adult services, and early and continued experiences in the labor market. Data sources included school and rehabilitation records, job observations, and interviews with young… 

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