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Returning to Work for Service Members and Veterans

Accommodations

Veterans living with traumatic brain injury may need some accommodations in the workplace to ensure that they are able to succeed in their jobs. You might need to have the lighting adjusted in your office or there might be some software that could help you overcome some of the challenges associated with your TBI. This section provides you with information about what kinds of accommodations employers are required to make to help you, and the kinds of assistance you can request.

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Training, Supervision and Other Natural Workplace Supports

Training, Supervision and Other Natural Workplace Supports

When it comes to employment, promising practices exist to help transitioning service members with TBI and PTSD. Providing natural workplace supports is one of these practices.

Customized Employment

Customized Employment

Customized employment is one promising practice to help transitioning service members with combat-related TBI and PTSD succeed in the workplace.

Job Accommodations for People with Brain Injuries

Job Accommodations for People with Brain Injuries

Learn about what job accommodations are available to you, legally, after traumatic brain injury.

Supporting Employees with TBI

Supporting Employees with TBI

Learn how job accommodations can help employers and employees.

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Job Accommodations for Return-to-Work

Job Accommodations for Return-to-Work

Learn more about job accommodations available as part of a return-to-work program.

Accommodating Employees with Traumatic Brain Injury

Accommodating Employees with Traumatic Brain Injury

Employers can play a vital role in helping service members and veterans with TBI transition back to work by recognizing the challenges associated with TBI and making necessary adjustments and/or reasonable accommodations.

Assistive Technology Glossary

Assistive Technology Glossary

Learn the "language" of assistive technology to help your child with brain injury.

Assistive Technology 101

Assistive Technology 101

Technologies to help people after brain injury.

Employee Rights in the Workplace

Employee Rights in the Workplace

Sometimes simple changes at work can make all the difference.

Assistive Technology for People with TBI

Assistive Technology for People with TBI

Learn how assistive technology can make life easier for someone with a TBI.

Environmental Barriers

Environmental Barriers

Learn how to sidestep environmental barriers that can get in the way of your recovery from a brain injury.

 


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