Updated:MAR 2020

PERSONAL INFORMATION

NAME:  Jessica Henderson

DISABILITY: 

Cerebral Palsy, Epilepsy, Psychological Developmental Disorders, Deaf
BEHAVIORS: Potential Aggressive Behavior 
RESTROOM ACCIDENTS: No, but use a timer.

EATING HABITS: Needs visuals (Napkin, mouth closed)

READ/WRITE: Yes, but communicates using a whiteboard.

I AM WORKING FOR CHART:

No, she has an “I am Great at…” and a feelings chart.
DROP-OFF W/ NO GUARDIAN: Yes
MEDIA/PHOTOGRAPHY CONSENT: Yes
FACEBOOK CONSENT:

EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION

N/A

WHAT IS IMPORTANT TO ME

  • I like to work for choosing a lunch spot nearby our internship site.

  • I like to work for an “A” after each worksite, it makes me very happy!

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW & DO TO SUPPORT ME

Patience/Stay with Group:

  • When I finish my lunch early and feel like doing my own thing, I might want to wander off. You can help me by reminding me to be patient and wait for the rest of my group.

Table Manners:

  • I normally bring lunch from home or I’ll buy lunch. I like to cut my food up while I eat. To practice good eating habits, please remind me to always use my napkin as needed and to chew with my mouth closed.

Whiteboard Cleanliness:

  • Using a whiteboard is my form of communication. If you see that my whiteboard is getting dirty and needs a good clean, let me know!

Grooming:

  • If you see leakage from my nose or mouth, please remind me to wipe my face. I want to look my best for work!

Seizures:

  • I am prone to seizures and I use VNS.

RESOURCES & VISUALS