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These products will be particularly useful in increasing the effective participation of people with disabilities in the workforce.

ABLEsm.jpg ABLE: How one company's disabled workforce became the key to extraordinary success
Author: Nancy Henderson Wurst (Paperback, 207 pages)
This terrific little book testifies to the phenomenal success of Habitat International, a Tennessee-based carpet manufacturer that proactively seeks out employees with disabilities. Based on experience, they shatter the erroneous myths about employees with disabilities that are commonly-held by employers. (Click on title for more detailed information.)

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ConversationsCitizenshipSM.jpg Conversations on Citizenship & Person-Centered Work
Edited by John O'Brien and Carol Blessing
(Paperback - 145 pages)
This thought-provoking, inspiring and oft-times challenging book is a compilation of key ideas drawn from conversations with eight individuals who have been thought-leaders in the field of disability throughout the past quarter of a century - Beth Mount, Diana Whitney, Michael Smull, Denise Bissonnette, Jack Pierpoint, Mike Green, Connie Ferrell and John O’Brien.

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disfacsm.jpg The Disability Factor: Five Simple Tools to Better Serve and Counsel People With Disabilities
Author: Shayn Anderson
(Paperback, 92 pages)
This book is a nice solid little “primer” for professionals who expect to be offering services to people with disabilities. Not complex, and based on the author’s personal experience, it gives readers a basic understanding of how to effectively work with people with disabilities. (Click on title for more detailed information.)

The Disability Factor - pdf Dowload Format
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The Disability Factor - Printed Book Format

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HidTalSm.jpg Hidden Talent: How Leading Companies Hire, Retain, and Benefit from People with Disabilities
Editor: Mark L. Lengnick-Hall
(Hardcover, 168 Pages)
Based on a multi-year research project by a team of experts in human resource management, economics, and communications, Hidden Talent showcases the innovative practices of organizations that are actively hiring, training, and retaining people with disabilities--and thriving as a result. The authors reveal the roots of disability discrimination, and demonstrate the benefits, to employers and employees alike, of investing in disabled workers, featuring in-depth case examples. (Click on tite for more information.)

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inclcorpsm.jpg The Inclusive Corporation: A Disability Handbook for Business Professionals
Author: Griff Hogan.
(Paperback, 330 pages)
From product design through to retail sales and promotional advertising, this book provides solid guidance on how companies can make their products and services accessible and disability-friendly.(Click on Title for more detailed information.)

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JDHandSm.jpg The Job Developer's Handbook: Practical Tactics for Customized Employment
Authors: Cary Griffin, David Hammis, & Tammara Geary
(Softcover, 264 Pages)
This forward-thinking guide walks employment specialists step by step through customized job development for people with disabilities, revealing the best ways to build a satisfying, meaningful job around a person's preferences, skills, and goals. Internationally known for their innovative, proactive job development strategies, the authors motivate readers to expand the way they think about employment opportunities and develop creative solutions. (Click on Title for more detailed information.)

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MUSICsm.jpg Music Within Facilitator Guide for Diversity and Disability Training
Music Within Theatrical Release - DVD (86 Min.)
A Conversation with Richard Pimentel - DVD (Approx. 70 Min.)
Manual – 3-Ring binder format

A training package developed to use with Music Within, the major motion picture about the life of Richard Pimentel, as a platform and springboard to attitudinal change. Erroneous information and negative attitudes towards people with disabilities abound in our society. The Music Within training package can be an effective and enjoyable way to help audiences see people with disabilities in a new and more favorable light. (Click on Title for more detailed information.)

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NoOneIsUnempsm.jpg No One Is Unemployable:
Creative Solutions for Overcoming Barriers to Employment

Authors: Debra Angel and Elisabeth Harney
(Soft Cover, 274 Pages)
This brilliant book outlines a ten-step process for
overcoming any barrier to employment. It provides job developers or career counselors with a ready perspective on how to frame a job-seeker's profile outside of the limitations of any employment barriers that they face. Particularly for professionals who work with job seekers with multiple barriers to employment, this book will prove to be be be an invaluable resource. (Click on Title for more detailed information.)


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RTWsm.jpg Return to Work for People with Stress and Mental Illness: A Guide for the Case Manager
Author: Richard Pimentel
(Softcover - Coil-bound)
This is an excellent guide written by Richard Pimentel for the medical Case Manger working with employers, claims staff, medical care providers and patients (Click on Title for more detailed information.)

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perfectlyAblesm.jpg Perfectly Able:
How to Attract and Hire Talented People with Disabilities

Authors: Lighthouse International & Jim Hasse
(Hardcover 252 pages)

More than 22 million of the almost 173 million working-age individuals in the United States have one or more disabilities. Perfectly Able offers practical guidance for companies large and small on how to hire and retain talented and motivated people from within this largely untapped pool of potential employees.


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TakingPrideSM.jpg Taking Pride In That Which Sets Us Apart
Author: Shayn Anderson
(Paperback, 90 pages)
Subtitled “A Vision Of Hope And Personal Responsibility For People With Disabilities”, it is a smart little book that asserts that people with disabilities need to embrace their disability with pride, readily acknowledge their affinity to other people with disabilities and assume a greater sense of personal responsibility for their destinies. (Click on title for more detailed information.) NEW ITEM


Taking Pride - pdf Download Format
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Taking Pride - Printed Book Format

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10COMsm.jpg The Ten Commandments of Communicating with People With Disabilities - DVD & Resource Guide
DVD (Running Time: 26 Minutes)
This is absolutely the BEST video we have ever found for effectively teaching basic disability etiquette and disability awareness! (Click on Title for more detailed information.)

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WorkRsm.jpg Working Relationships: Creating Career Opportunities for Job Seekers with Disabilities Through Employer Partnerships
Authors: Richard Luecking, Ellen Fabian, George P. Tilson
(Softcover, 304 Pages)
As employment specialists work to match employers with job seekers, they need to do more than understand the job seekers’ personal and professional goals — they also need to know exactly what the employers are looking for. That’s what Working Relationships is about: securing satisfying jobs for people with disabilities by fostering partnerships between employment specialists and businesses. A must-read for all employment service providers and for anyone interested in employment of people with disabilities. (Click on Title for more detailed information.)

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WorkPWDsm.jpg Working with People with Disabilities: In a Job Placement/Job Retention Environment
Author: Richard Pimentel
(Guidebook - approx. 70 Pages, Spiral Bound)
An excellent primer for people who are charged with the responsibility of finding/creating employment opportunities for people with disabilities. (Click on Title for more detailed information.)

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