Boston University Sargent College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences
Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation

Boston University Sargent College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences
Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation

Ask Me Anything about Employment webinars


Ask Me Anything about Employment webinars


AMAs are not presentations, but rather hour-long interactive question & answer webinars with an expert in employment.

Regardless of whether you are a person living with a mental health condition, a family member, an administrator of a service, a provider, a researcher — people from anywhere get answers to their questions.

Below is a list of AMA webinars that have been converted to podcasts on YouTube.
Also, here is a list of where you can listen to our AMA series.

Doing the Right Thing in Mental Health Services: Tackling Long Term Unemployment with Joe Marrone

Stigma & Stigma Resistance...the #1 Reason for Peer Worker Turnover with Dr. Anneliese de Wet

Influencing State Policy Regarding Peer Support with Guest Expert Noah Abdenour

Supervising the Peer Workforce in Behavioral Health Settings with Guest Expert Amy Pierce

Supported Employment and IPS

Disclosure and Accommodations in the Workplace

The Cost of Benefits - A Discussion on Structural Racism

Stigma in the Workplace

Intersectionality at Work: Navigating Multiple Forms of Discrimination

The Job Market, Connecting with Employers, and the Benefits of Education with Al Bernier and Amy Gelb

Community Engagement as a Pathway to Employment with Dennis Rice and Bill Gravel

Enhancing Thinking Skills for the Work Place with Susan McGurk

Returning to School as a Pathway to Employment with Dori Hutchinson

Engaging People with Psychiatric Disabilities in Employment and Vocational Recovery with Debbie Nicolellis

Employment Activation: Let’s get started! with Len Statham

Hiring and Recruiting Peers with LaVerne Miller

Self-Employment with Fabricio Balcazar

Disability Disclosure and Accommodations with Lou Orslene

Benefits and Employment with Peter Travisano

Mental Health problems that interfere with work with Joe Marrone

Individual Placement and Support (IPS) and IPS for people with co-occurring mental health and substance use problems with Bob Drake

Individual Placement and Support (IPS) with a focus on job development with Deborah Becker

Habits and Routines for Work with Peggy Swarbrick

How to Achieve Financial Wellness while Working with Oscar Jiménez-Solomon

Keeping Employment with Joan Rapp

Coping with Mental Health Problems that Interfere with Work with Kim Mueser

Notice: The contents of this post were developed under a grant from the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR grant number 90RTEM0004). NIDILRR is a Center within the Administration for Community Living (ACL), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The contents of this post do not necessarily represent the policy of NIDILRR, ACL, or HHS, and you should not assume endorsement by the Federal Government.