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Supporting Those with Disabilities, Tools We Make, Supported Living

Cognitopia Think Work: How to Prepare for a Job Interview

Getting a job is a crucial accomplishment and one that must be prepared for. The job interview process consists of you being invited in personally, on zoom, or on the
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Supporting Those with Disabilities, Tools We Make

Cognitopia Think Work: How to Write an Elevator Pitch

Whether it’s a job you’re trying to get or a personal story you want to tell, knowing how to prepare an “elevator pitch” is a valuable skill. An elevator pitch is a brief, clear description of your work goal or idea
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Direct Support Professionals Recognition Week September 11-17

The work performed by direct support professionals (DSPs) is critical to quality of life for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). In Oregon alone, where Cognitopia is based, over
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Supporting Those with Disabilities, Tools We Make

Cognitopia Think Work: How to Conduct a Job Search Online

Looking for a job can be a challenging task. Learning how to conduct a job search online is one of the steps that will help you as you search for
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Supporting Those with Disabilities, Tools We Make

Cognitopia Think Work: How to Wash Laundry

Knowing how to clean your clothes is an important daily living skill. Clean clothes make us feel and look better and are essential for job interviews, going to school or
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Supporting Those with Disabilities, Tools We Make

Cognitopia Think Work: Preparing for a Job Interview

Job interviews can be stressful. However, with a few easy steps and some interactive guidance through Cognitopia’s routine tool, the process of preparing for a job interview can be done
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Oregon Statewide Transition Conference 2022

Cognitopia is pleased to be a Seamless Transition Sponsor for the 2022 Oregon Statewide Transition Conference, “The Journey is a Virtual Adventure.” The conference covers a wide range of topics
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autism news

Autism & IDD: Definition Changes and Biological Notations

Indications that overgrowth in the Amygdala, which occurs in Autism Spectrum Disorder, may begin during infancy. Image Courtesy: Flintrehab.com We’d like to share a couple of news items from this