It is extremely essential that the people with disabilities enter the workforce. Having financial independence not only increases their self-esteem but also helps them to overcome feelings of depression, worthlessness and isolation.
It is vital that they make proper determination of a career which is most compatible with their physical status and their interests, personality, aptitudes and objectives in life. Selection of and planning for their career can prove to be the a blueprint of their life to come.
Career planning gives realistic directions to the skills and practical feasibility of their entering into some kind of job. Some of the goals of career planning are:
- Personal satisfaction
- Adequate placement
- Economy of time and efforts
- Financial rewards
- Achievement of success
Steps in Career Planning Process