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Supported employment in the international context: An analysis of processes and outcomes

This article seeks to explore the outcomes of supported employment in an international context.

Sustaining employment in a social firm: Use of the Work Environment Impact Scale v2.0 to explore views of employees with psychiatric disabilities

This paper presents the views of employees with a psychiatric disability about working in an Australian firm. The employee's decisions to stay in their jobs were influenced by work environment and by their individual illness and occupational narratives.

The determinants of work adjustment following traumatic brain injury: a focus for career counsellors

This article seeks to explore the determinants of work adjustment in the traumatic brain injury (TBI) population.

The Development of Questionnaire for Longitudinal Study on the Social and Economic Participation of People with Disability

This report outlines a four stage questionnaire development process for the study of the social and economic participation of people with disability.

The effect of different types of employment on quality of life

This article seeks to explore the effect of sheltered and open employment on quality of life for people with intellectual disability.

The effect of work status and working conditions on mental health in four OECD countries

This article seeks to investigate the effect of work status on health.

The minimum wage workforce in Australia extending the evidence

This paper extends the evidence surrounding the Federal Minimum Wage (FMW) by correcting for the problem of non-random selection into the workforce, adjusting for the wage effects of casual loadings and examining more carefully the reasons for employment below the FMW.

The tyranny of distance? Carers in regional and remote areas of Australia

This report aims to document the geographical spread of carers in regional and remote areas and how this affects their access to resources and general wellbeing.

The Vicissitudes of Life: Some Effects of Injuries on Career Development

The purpose of this paper is to examine four case studies on the effects of injuries on adult career development.

Therapy and equipment needs of people with cerebral palsy and like disabilities in Australia

This report aims to assess the efficacy of therapy for people with cerebral palsy or similar disabilities, especially with regards to needs such as equipment.

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