In keeping with Mental Health Awareness Month, the Center on Community Living and Careers has published a new post for its blog Shared Solutions. The May 2020 post, "Shooting Down the Triggers for Anxiety Disorders," provides Indiana employment specialists and VR counselors with insights into the emotional and physicial symptoms of anxiety, which can be immobilizing for some individuals.
Resources featured in the post point readers to more information about anxiety disorders as well as about workplace accommodations, like flexible schedules, breaks, or service animals, that can be often be helpful for employees with anxiety disorders.
Read "Shooting Down the Triggers for Anxiety Disorders." Shared Solutions is a publication of CCLC's Employment Technical Assistance team and was created for employment professionals around the state who support job seekers or employees with disabilities. Monthly posts focus on tips, strategies, and how-to information on a variety of supported employment topics including Discovery, fading supports, informational interviewing, forms, work incentives, and more. To subscribe by email to Shared Solutions, fill out the form on the blog.