BMC Public Health
Early withdrawal or exclusion from the labor market leads to significant personal and societal costs. In Norway, the increasing numbers of young adults receiving disability pension is a growing problem. While a large body of research demonstrates positive effects of Supported Employment (SE) in patients with severe mental illness, no studies have yet investigated the effectiveness of SE in young adults with a range of social and health conditions who are receiving benefits.
Sveinsdottir, Vigdis; Tveito, Torill; Bond, Gary R.; Grasdal, Astrid L.; Lie, Stein A.; and Reme, Silje E., "Protocol for the SEED-Trial: Supported Employment and Preventing Early Disability" (2016). Open Dartmouth: Faculty Open Access Articles. 689.