Webinar: Using Individual Placement and Support to Assist Job Seekers and Workers with Mental Health Conditions
The LEAD Center’s February 4th webinar offered an introduction to IPS and explored the role of the workforce system in its implementation. The webinar focused on the benefits of IPS for all stakeholders, including, but not limited to job seekers, employers, and workforce programs and partners. Subject matter experts highlighted promising implementation practices from the field, including the involvement of the workforce development system in securing IPS supports for some job seekers. Speakers included international IPS expert Robert Drake and experienced practitioners from Illinois and Missouri.