Target Audience

To realize the vision of “Empowerment through Employment” for Alaskans experiencing a range of disabilities, including mental illness, substance use/abuse disorders, intellectual and/or developmental disabilities, and traumatic brain injury. Conference content has been designed to appeal to a variety of clinical and community-based provider agency staff and leadership.

Conference attendees, include professionals working in the field of employment for people with disabilities, including: 

  • Employment specialists and job coaches 

  • Vocational Rehabilitation counselors

  • Behavioral health practitioners

    • clinicians, case managers, clinical associates, behavioral health associates, etc. 

  • Administrators

    • clinical directors, executive directors, chief operating officers, etc.

  • Special education transition coordinators

  • Benefit counselors

  • Veteran service providers

  • Peer specialists

  • Direct service providers

  • Employers

  • Human resource specialists 

  • Employment research and policy experts

  • Local and state government leadership

  • Tribal Vocational Rehabilitation Staff