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Evaluation of a toolkit on workplace disability disclosure discussions for clinicians


We want clinicians’ input in evaluating an evidence-based tool, that was co-designed with clinicians and youth, to engage youth with disabilities in vocational rehabilitation (e.g. rapport development, gender-role expectations, self-advocacy, career development, disclosure decisions).


Call to action

Are you a clinician/service provider or trainee who has experience/interest in helping youth with disabilities in finding employment? Consider participating in a study about evaluating an intervention to enhance gender-sensitive vocational approaches for clinicians. 

Who can participate

We are looking for:

  • Clinicians / service providers / trainees (e.g., occupational therapist, job coach, vocational counsellor etc.) who has relevant experience in helping youth with disabilities to find and maintain employment

Funding agency

CIHR-SSHRC Partnership Grant  

What's involved

Participants will be asked to take part in:

  • A 1.5 focus group and/or
  • Completing a survey before and after viewing the tool



Participants will receive a small token of appreciation: a $20 gift card for participation in a focus group and $40 for completing the survey ($20 for pre-survey and $20 for post-survey).


Interested in participating

If you are interested in participating in this study or have additional questions, please contact Sharmigaa Ragunathan, email: or 416-425-6220 x 3635 with your interest, and we will get back to your shortly. Contacting us does not obligate you to participate in the study.


Learn more about this study