ASSESSMENT OF JOB CAPACITIES OF YOUNG PEOPLE WITH MENTAL DISABILITIES ACCORDING TO THE EVALUATION OF MOTOR SKILLS

Ingrida Baranauskiene, Liuda Radzeviciene

Abstract


Abstract
Problem of employment talking about integration processes of people with disabilities
in present economical situation is still unsolved. Changing labor market appreciates
precise, productive and responsible workers. Employers look for employees who can
easily deal with difficult situations, be creative and innovative. This viewpoint concerns
adults with disabilities, who have problems in finding and keeping job after finishing
training in professional rehabilitation centers. The aim of this research is to identify
motor functions needed for successful integration into the labor market. It was set up that
motor performance in static lifting and static pulling corresponds to the requirements
of professions that are taught in the rehabilitation centre for young people with mental
disabilities.
Key words: motor performance, motor functions, job requirements, people with mental
disability.

Keywords


job requirements; motor functions; motor performance; people with mental;

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