Program: NJ Long Term Follow-Along
Michael is a 34-year-old man with panic disorder and agoraphobia. He also has a bachelor’s degree from Kean University and has had a job for four years now. But it wasn’t always that easy.
Because of his condition, he had trouble going past the seventh floor of any building. Likewise, he struggled with communication. Our job coach worked with him on these issues. The coach used role playing as a tactic to make him more comfortable in various scenarios. This led to a breakthrough.
Now, Michael has more responsibility and confidence than ever, with limited supervision.