STIGMA & INCLUSION: Unemployment and Mental Illness

According to a new study cited in a USA Today article, the unemployment rate for people with mental illness is 80 percent, painting a bleak job picture. Yet the benefits of working are huge for those in recovery who can find and sustain employment. Career Corner is here to help educate, motivate, and support personal career development. We offer a wide range of resources beginning with how to decide what career path you would like to follow, how to find a job, how to get the job, and how to stay well while working in order to stay employed. Many of the postings at Career Corner include resources for education and wellness. To read the USA Today article on unemployment and mental illness, click here.