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Managing depression isn’t easy, and for me, the change in season presents an even tougher obstacle. I’ve struggled with depression for about 10 years now, and with time and trial and error I’ve begun to learn what works for me as far as self-care and symptom management. My college years were especially difficult, but by the end of college I had learned what works and had become better practiced at taking care of myself and managing my mental health. However, this new phase of my life has…Continue
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Added by Erika J. Kluge on October 15, 2016 at 8:00am — No Comments
Are you wondering if or how you can work while receiving SSI benefits? There are many incentives and tools provided to help you. Special rules make it possible for people receiving Social Security disability benefits or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) to work and still receive monthly payments. And, if you can’t continue working because of your medical condition, your benefits can start again — you may not have to file a new application.
One program that helps is PASS. PASS…Continue
Added by Great Lakes ADA Center on October 11, 2016 at 12:01pm — No Comments
For most of us, the holidays and New Year is when we reflect on the last 365 days, set new goals, put the past behind us and evaluate the core pieces that make up of our life: family, friends, career, health, etc.
For me, the first week of October for the last two years has held a special place in my heart as it marks the first week I…Continue
To continue the theme from last month, I will be highlighting from our archive of Digital Employment Tips which you will find on our website. These topics range from Application, Attitude, Cover Letter/Resume, Disability Issues, Interview, Networking, and Work Experience. Currently I am discussing from the topic heading of Application, specifically the action that jobseekers take when applying to a new job--they Over Analyze.
Added by Adrienne Kleinman on October 1, 2016 at 3:23pm — No Comments