Video Resources

for Employers


Through these video resources, employers may learn how employing people recovering from mental illnesses may be beneficial to the company as a whole.


“The Value of the Work Opportunity Tax Credit: An Employer Perspective”


This webinar, partially sponsored by the Employment Assistance & Resource Network (EARN), details the monetary benefits employers may see from employing individuals who normally struggle to gain employment. Two guests speakers are Pat Flavin & Sherrie Saint-Amant, both of whom hold upper management position in TJX, the parent company of major retailers including T.J. Maxx & Marshalls.



“Why Should I Hire Someone with Mental Illness?”


Hear testimonials from employers of individuals with lived experience explain how these employees have proven to be hardworking & valuable to the company.



“We Can Work – Our Stories of Recovery & Employment Success”


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“It’s My Business”


Stories of working with employees who have psychiatric disabilities/behavioral health conditions.