From Autism Transition Handbook
Courtesy of the Organization for Autism Research from their publication, Life Journey Through Autism: A Guide for Transition to Adulthood. This excellent resource is available for download at the Organization for Autism Research's website at www.researchautism.org."
- Be aware that vocational training may be included as part of the transition services.
- Vocational education is an organized program that prepares individuals for paid or unpaid employment.
- Vocational training is a long-term project that begins by developing student awareness of possible career choices and positive work attitudes very early in the transition process.
- Vocational training is provided by your state’s DVR or by school-based vocational programs.