Index of Supports

Supplements - Employment Supports

This information on Employment Supports is meant to help individuals build the support skills necessary to implement the Self-Determination Model. The Supports are broken up in to three parts: those relevant to Phase 1 of the model and those relevant to Phase 2 of the model, and those for Phase 3. In each section you will find a detailed directory of the Employment Supports involved. You may start with either set of supports listed below. Below that is a list of Activity Forms designed to help implement the Employment Supports.

Employment Supports for Phase I

  • Communication Skills Instruction
  • Self-Awareness
  • Self-Assessment of Job/Career Preferences & Abilities
  • Career & Job Exploration
  • Organizational Skills
  • Problem Solving Instruction
  • Choice Making
  • Decision Making
  • Goal Setting

Employment Supports for Phase 2

  • Self-Scheduling
  • Self-Instruction
  • Antecedent Cue Regulation
  • Self-Advocacy Instruction
  • Assertiveness Training
  • Self-Regulation: Self-Monitoring, Self-Evaluation & Self-Reinforcement

Employment Supports for Phase 3

Activity Forms

  • Basic Abilities
  • Choice making
  • Circle of Supports
  • Community Resources Directory
  • Did Next Now
  • Do It
  • Interests Connections
  • Job Prefs
  • Job Shadowing
  • Job Tasks
  • Looking at Interests and Skills
  • Looking at my Disabilities
  • Looking for my Strengths
  • Problem Solving 5 Steps
  • Telephone Contact Sheet
  • To Do List
  • Unique Things About Me