Vocational Services on ACT Teams – Individual Placement and Support 101
June 5, 2024
Trainers: Sarah Schaefer and Julie Duncan
Learn the fundamentals of the IPS model and how to effectively provide employment services to individuals served by ACT teams. This training will cover each of the eight principles of IPS and review evidence for the model. We will explore how employment helps individuals with their recovery, even if they continue to experience mental health symptoms, substance use disorders, homelessness, or other issues. We will use a case example to demonstrate some of the principles of IPS.
- Understand the IPS Model and Supporting Research
- Have ability to apply the practice principles to individuals currently served
- Distinguish between IPS and other less effective employment models for individuals on ACT teams