Partners for enhancing healthy and productive work for young men and women with disabilities: Simulation and toolkit development phase (employers)

Employment readiness


We want employers’ input in developing an evidence-based toolkit to help employers to engage in disability disclosure discussions with their employees, helping to enhance disability confidence and sensitivity. 


Sally Lindsay, PhD

Participate in this study

Are you an employer or human resource personnel who regularly hires people with disabilities? Consider participating in a study about developing an toolkit to enhance disability confidence for employers and workplace inclusion.

Who can participate

  • An employer or human resources manager with experience in hiring youth with disabilities


What's Involved

Participants will be asked to take part in:

  • Two 2-hour simulation development sessions, including a de-brief reflection

  • Keep a journal of your experiences before and after each simulation development session

  • 1 interview (approx. 1 hour) over the phone or in-person (optional)



August 2019

Interested in participating

If you are interested in participating in this study or have additional questions, please contact Victoria Osten vosten@hollandbloorview.ca or 416-425-6220 x6496 with your interest, and they will get back to your shortly. Contacting us does not obligate you or your child to participate in the study. 

Funding Agency


Learn more about this study

Please do not share any confidential information. The research team will contact you by phone or email to provide more details about this study.