Conducting InDepth Assessments

Assisting TANF Recipients Living with Disabilities to Obtain and Maintain Employment, Brief
Publisher: Washington, DC: Mathematica Policy Research
Feb 28, 2008
Authors
LaDonna Pavetti, Michelle Derr, and Emily Sama Martin
Assessment is often the first step in helping TANF recipients living with a disability find and maintain employment. This brief describes five different approaches to assessment: disability screening, psychosocial assessments, clinical and psychological assessments, functional needs assessments, and vocational assessments.