Supported Living

The success of supported employment inspired the development of supported living programs. Instead of relying on job coaches, clients are afforded the help of a life skills trainer or specialist. The life skills trainer uses cognitive rehabilitation techniques to teach living skills, which may include cooking, cleaning, financial management, personal hygiene, use of public transportation, time management, first aid, driving, shopping, laundry skills, medication management, and appliance safety. Supported living programs are often centered in apartment buildings or homes that can accommodate 4-10 clients and several life skills trainers. Successful clients are gradually transitioned to greater independence, and many ultimately live on their own.

Conquering Fear In The 21th Century

Conquering Fear In The 21th Century

The Ultimate Guide To Overcoming Fear And Getting Breakthroughs. Fear is without doubt among the strongest and most influential emotional responses we have, and it may act as both a protective and destructive force depending upon the situation.

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