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Individual Placement and Support (IPS)

Employment Stories: Meet Jim and Lee Roy
Part of our video stories library. Meet Lee Roy and Jim...two very different people who share their experiences about finding employment and having a disability.
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Steve's Story: Job Search Challenges and Success
Find out about Steve's experience in finding a job while facing challenges with mental illness.
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Individual Placement and Support FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)
Individual Placement and Support (IPS) is a supported employment model (developed by Robert Drake and Deborah Becker from Dartmouth College) that gives people with mental illness the help needed to work successfully at competitive jobs. IPS has been extensively researched and is a federally recognized Evidence Based Practices (EBPs) for Persons with Mental Illness. Here are some the frequently asked questions about this employment model.
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