So you want to work? What employers say about job skills, recruitment and hiring employees who rely on AAC

  title={So you want to work? What employers say about job skills, recruitment and hiring employees who rely on AAC},
  author={Diane Nelson Bryen and Blyden B. Potts and Allison C. Carey},
  journal={Augmentative and Alternative Communication},
  pages={126 - 139}
In order to better understand employer perspectives with respect to hiring and working with people who use AAC and the kinds of employment barriers they believe exist for these individuals, a study into the job requirements, recruitment processes, and hiring processes of 27 employers in the United States was conducted. Interviews with the 27 employers focused on 48 jobs in 25 unique categories, many of which had previously been identified as desirable by 38 adults who used AAC (some of whom… Expand
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