Supported Employment

Astra Behavioral Health now offers Supported Employment Services to individuals whose employment success may be impacted by his or her mental health. Any adult aged 18 or older who has a mental illness that limits their ability to find or keep employment qualifies to receive services.

Some of the services supported employment can provide are:

  • Career Planning
  • Resume Building
  • Interviewing Skills
  • Individualized Job Search
  • Workplace Advocacy
  • Personalized Benefits Counseling
  • Coordinating Benefits
  • Establishing Employer Relationships
  • Overcoming Personal Challenges
  • Follow Along Supports

Astra’s Supported Employment program is person-centered and works to empower individuals to make choices related to their work and personal life.

Why Choose Supported Employment?

Supported Employment services are based on your individual preference and focus on your own personal interests and strengths.

Obtaining employment helps build self-esteem and promotes independence.