Working With Ex-Offenders; Improving Employment Outcomes
A criminal history precludes many individuals from employment opportunities or enrollment in job development programs. In this webinar, Christine Johnson, M.A. Ed. CRC discusses the challenges of working with ex-offenders. Explore the challenge faced by ex-offenders trying to re-enter the workforce, and discover your role in helping them to overcome this obstacle.
In this recorded webinar you will:
- Understand rates of incarceration and types of disabilities reflected in these rates
- Impact of poverty as a cultural experience
- Reflect on your own cultural bias
- Importance of understanding types of criminal records and how many of them can be changed to improve employment opportunities
Certificate / CRC Credit (1.5)
When you reach the end of the course, you will be prompted to complete a brief quiz. Once you have met the requirements for passing the quiz you will be awarded either a Certificate of Completion or 1.5 CRC credits.