Michael Callahan – MG&A
This webinar by Michael Callahan focuses on how to develop relationships with employers, specifically in terms of customized job development and placement. Michael has consulted throughout the US, Canada and Europe in the area of supported employment for the past thirty seven years. He has worked with Marc Gold & Associates (MG&A) since 1979 and has served as president of the organization since Marc Gold’s untimely death in 1982. MG&A is a network of consultants that provides technical assistance to systems, agencies and families interested in insuring the complete community participation of persons with severe disabilities. He is an editor of a popular “how-to” book on employment for persons with severe disabilities, Getting Employed, Staying Employed (1987) and co-author of Keys to the WorkPlace (1997) a text on systematic instruction and natural supports in supported employment.