Publication Date

January 2000


Persons with minor or major disabilities represent a significant portion of the U.S. working-age population. Based on the 1993 Survey of Income and Program Participation (SIPP), approximately 30 million (19%) men and women 18 to 64 years of age report some type of physical or mental limitation. For approximately 55% of these individuals (about 10% of those 18 to 64), the limitations are severe.


Bruyère, S.M, Krause, J., Lancaster, J., McGill, J., Ogle, R., Stafford, B., Dodgen, D., & Kewman, D., (2000). Employment and disability policy: the role of the psychologist. Rehabilitation Psychology, 45(3) 312-313.

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