Pictured: Tricia Jones-Parkin, Kelie Hess and Rachel Byers.
Utah Parent Center's Fall Conference Features Disability Employment, Mental Health
The Utah Parent Center's Fall Family Links Conference offers many free sessions geared to families. Two draw from IDRPP expertise.
Tricia Jones Parkin and Kelie Hess of the Institute for Disability's Center for Employment and Inclusion will present "Expectations on Employment" on September 5 at 7:45 pm. This training will help parents gain a vision of what employment could look like for their family member with a disability.
Rachel Byers of the Institute's Mental Health and Customized Employment Project will present "Disability and Mental Health: Dual Diagnosis" on September 7 at 7:45 pm. This session will help families learn the ins and outs of having a loved one with a disability who also struggles with mental health needs.
For more information about the 2023 Fall Family Links Conference, visit the Utah Parent Center Website.