UBC Workshop for Students with Disabilities on transitioning from school to work – mid-November 2015

This is a great opportunity for those who anticipate to transition into the workforce from university soon! 


If you are living with a visible or non-visible disability and are a student in the health or human services, the Inclusive Campus Project would like to invite you to participate in a 3 hour workshop to focusing on the transition from university to the workforce.

A practitioner with a disability will share their experience and answer questions. Students will also learn skills concerning legal rights, advocacy, and disclosure.

This workshop will take place sometime in mid-to late November, depending on availability. Snacks and refreshments will be provided. 

You are eligible to participate in this workshop if you meet the following criteria:

  • Living with a disability(e.g., learning disability, physical disability, or mental health disability)
  • In a health and human service program(including, but not limited to, Audiology and Speech Sciences, Clinical Psychology, Counselling Psychology, Dental Hygiene, Dentistry, Food, Nutrition and Health, HKin, Law, Medical Laboratory Sciences, Medicine, Midwifery, Nursing, OT, Pharmaceutical Sciences, PT, Social Worker, Teacher Education)
  • 19 years of age or older

Location: UBC Hospital

Duration of workshop: 3 hours

Confidentiality: Confidentiality will be strictly kept. Please contact the research team directly and not via affiliated educational or professional programs. If you are interested, please email inclusive.campus@ubc.ca to let us know. If you have any questions, please feel free to email us as well.

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