Full course description
Pre-Recorded Webinar: This session addresses what all professionals need to know about financial capability first, before addressing with others. As this discussion evolves, participants will become aware of assessments, supports and tools that are available to support knowledgeable counselors, case managers and systems in supporting the people that they serve in making smarter money decisions that can make the difference in failing or growing in their career.
Upon completion of this webinar, participants will be able to:
- Understand the importance of financial capability for all of us.
- Begin develop techniques in including this understanding in their career counseling activity.
- Connect people they serve with useful financial capability assessments and resources.
Presenter: Nancy Boutot
Nancy Boutot is a Manager of Financial Empowerment at National Disability Institute (NDI). Nancy provides training on Social Security work incentives, benefits planning and work supports and other asset development strategies to empower individuals and communities to maximize financial capabilities. Prior to joining NDI, she spent eight years with the Agency for Persons with Disabilities in Florida and 14 years directing nonprofit community based employment programs in Florida and New Jersey. Nancy earned her Master of Science degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and is also a certified Community Work Incentives Coordinator (CWIC) through Virginia Commonwealth University’s National Training Center