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Vocational Rehabilitation Service Models
for Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders
E-Newsletter - January 2011, Issue 4 Print E-mail
Vocational Rehabilitation Service Models for Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders
E-Newsletter | JANUARY 2011
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Happy New Year!

Dear Colleague,

We are delighted to bring you a new edition of the Vocational Rehabilitation Service Models for Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders (VR Autism) E-Newsletter! This edition provides an update on some of the activities that have been ongoing in the project. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us.

applauseSoliciting Nominations of Effective Program

Project staff are in the process of soliciting nominations of programs that are effective in placing and maintaining persons with ASD in appropriate, mainstream employment placements. If you would like to make a nomination, please contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for a nomination form.

RESOURCEs

Comments from Dr. Temple Grandin

We are pleased to highlight a link that features comments from Dr. Temple Grandin.  She made these comments in an interview with the Coalition of Texans with Disabilities. Many of her comments seem relevant to the success of persons with ASD in employment settings.

You can access her comments at:
http://www.youtube.com/txdisabilities

UPDATES

A male trainer instructing a female student on using computersNew Entries for Autism Specialty and Lead Counselors

We have received a significant number of new entries into the website's VR Counselor Directory. We now have 17 states and 26 counselors reflected in the Directory.

To access it visit the VR and Autism Spectrum Disorders Project Service Provider Directory.


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The VR-Autism project is funded by the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) in the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS). View full disclaimer