Strategies for coping with cognitive impairments of clients in supported employment.

@article{McGurk2006StrategiesFC,
  title={Strategies for coping with cognitive impairments of clients in supported employment.},
  author={Susan Regina McGurk and Kim T Mueser},
  journal={Psychiatric services},
  year={2006},
  volume={57 10},
  pages={1421-9}
}
OBJECTIVE This study evaluated the strategies used by employment specialists to help clients in supported employment programs manage cognitive impairments that interfered with obtaining and keeping jobs. METHODS Twenty-five supported employment specialists were surveyed to identify strategies they used to help their clients cope with cognitive problems in the domains of attention, psychomotor speed, memory, and problem solving. Then, 50 employment specialists were surveyed to determine… CONTINUE READING