Positive Psychology - The Power Within for Persons with Disabilities
August 29, 2019
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Enhance your level of happiness by recognizing the power you hold within. Come learn and share coping mechanisms for a more joyful life.

About this Event

The premise behind positive psychology is about taking people who are living normal lives and helping them to enhance their level of happiness.

Join us as we embark on a journey together, teaching and sharing coping mechanisms, recognizing the power each of our lives and practicing an attitude of gratitude.

These will be small, intimate group sessions designed specifically for Persons with Disabilities, through JobStart's Peer Employment Mentoring program.


The Peer Employment Mentoring program offers group and one-on-one mentoring support to job seekers with disabilities to help them reach their short and long term career goals. The focus is to raise awareness of available services, provide tips and tools and increase self-confidence. All clients with a disability can access the PEM program (including self-declared) and clients working with other service providers.

Services Available:

One on one mentoring with a peer mentor

Support with industry specific information, how and where to look for work

Assistance to design an individualized employment action plan

Group mentoring, interactive workshops and drop-in support group

Referrals to individualized community resources based on client need

Referral to Job Coach and Job Developer

Life skills coaching

For more information or to schedule an intake appointment, please call Tasheca Robinson, Job Coach at (416)231-2295 ext. 4251 or email

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