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Title The Elevator Speech that Landed My Dream Job, National Recovery Month, and National Rehabilitation Association
Summary This episode features Christopher Spoden, a young man with Asperger’s who applies his Masters degree in Library Science to providing critical services for a Federal contractor. He and his DARS counselor, LaSonya Jackson describe the work and preparation that lead to his success. Bently Wood, a recovering addict, describes how DARS helped him work his way up to helping others with recovery. Dr. DeAnna Henderson, president of the National Rehabilitation Association talks about their upcoming conference featuring the field's response to COVID 19 and race-related challenges, and Disability Employment Awareness Month. Also, listen to resources shared by the NCRTM.

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