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

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

Making Sense of Employment Research webinars

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Making Sense of Employment Research webinars


Making Sense of Employment Research (MSER) highlights employment research published in the Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal. Each webinar will be designed to discuss a recently published study in a clear and relevant way, even if you know little or nothing about research.

Below is a list of MSER webinars that have been converted to podcasts on YouTube.

Also, here is a list of where you can listen to our MSER series.

Thriving at Work While Living with Mental Illness w/ Dr. Uma Chandrika Millner, PhD

Benefits and Challenges of Employment for Individuals Diagnosed with Mental Illness: Qualitative Findings and Ongoing Research w/ Dr. Marta Elliott, PhD

IPS Supported Employment in the 2020’s: New York State Experience w/ Paul J. Margolies, PhD and I-Chin Chiang, MS

Developing a Peer Workforce for Provision of IPS: What Can Research Tell Us? w/ Dr. Judith Cook

Does Race Influence Response to Cognitive Remediation and Vocational Services in People with Severe Mental illnesses? w/ Dr. Susan McGurk

Virtual Reality Job Interview Training: An Enhancement to IPS-Supported Employment for Adults with Serious Mental Illness

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Transcript coming soon!

The Peer Support Specialist Workforce During Covid-19: Changes, Challenges, and Opportunities w/ Dr. Wallis E. Adams

Supporting Business Owners with Psychiatric Disabilities w/ Dr. Laysha Ostrow

Long-Term Unemployment: A Social Determinant UnderAddressed Within Community Behavioral Health Programs

Community Mental Health Center Attitudes About Employment Among Those With Serious Mental Illness

Work-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to Complement Vocational Services for People with Mental Illness: Pilot Study Outcomes Across a 6-Month Posttreatment Follow-Up

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.