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Strategies to Identify and Support Businesses’ Hiring and Retention of Persons with Disabilities Webinar - 6/16/2022

About this Event:

This webinar will provide participants with an overview of the challenges that businesses experience in hiring and retaining individuals with disabilities in their workforce.

The presenters will discuss the development and implementation of the Disability Inclusion Profiler, an evidence-based tool for either self-assessment by businesses or for consultation by rehabilitation counselors. Strategies to use this tool in increasing the representation of persons with disabilities in the workforce will be provided.

The session will also provide time for question and answers regarding the use of the Disability Inclusion Profiler and how to support businesses’ hiring and retention efforts of persons with disabilities.


Kanako Iwanaga, Ph.D., CRC, LPC

Assistant Professor, Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU)

Timothy Tansey, Ph.D.

Professor and Principal Investigator, University of Wisconsin-Madison

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