Date: Tuesday, April 9th at 1 PM ET
Approval: Approved for 1 PDH in Domains II, III (1 CE for NBCC and NAADAC)
Presented by: Lenny DeBenedictis, LICSW, CEAP
Session Description: This presentation will examine the role of an EA professional in helping both individual clients and organizations navigate the process of accommodating employees living with disabilities. Participants will gain understanding of the multiple aspects of identifying when someone may need an accommodation, ways to develop an initial plan and how to help an employee in sustaining their ability to work successfully.
Presenter Bio: Lenny DeBenedictis, LICSW, CEAP, Employee Assistance Consultant at Partners HealthCare, Boston, MA. Lenny provides individual EAP services, consultation and serves on several hospital committees on disability issues that impact the employer and employees. He has a master’s in social work and over 27 years of EAP experience.