- Anxiety Disorder
Stress can exacerbate the symptoms of individuals with a variety impairments. For this reason, employers may need to look for ways to reduce stress and/or remove stressors in the work environment.
A person who experiences headaches and migraines may have difficulty concentrating and tolerating certain environmental conditions that can be triggers. As a result, individuals may have difficulty meeting performance and conduct standards.
A variety of impairments may affect an employee’s ability to concentrate. Decreased concentration can be caused by auditory distractions (that can be heard) and/or visual distractions (that can be seen).
Decreased stamina, or fatigue, refers to one’s inability to exert oneself over a prolonged period of time, or across a certain amount of repeated activity. Decreased stamina, or fatigue, can be caused by a variety of conditions and limitations. Accommodations...
Dizziness or lack of balance can come from a variety of conditions or even the use of medication. Accommodations can come in a variety of solutions for a specific limitation. See below for some ideas to help you get started.
Ringing in the Ears
Ringing in the ears and tinnitus are terms used to describe the sensation of hearing ringing, buzzing clicking, or hissing that seems to come from inside the ear or head rather than from an outside sound source. Severe tinnitus may...
- Apps for Anxiety and Stress
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are dedicated to protecting the health and safety of people - at home and abroad, providing credible information to enhance health decisions, and promoting health through strong partnerships.
Office of Disability Employment Policy
The Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) is an agency within the U.S. Department of Labor. ODEP provides national leadership to increase employment opportunities for adults and youth with disabilities while striving to eliminate barriers to employment.
Job Accommodation Network
The Job Accommodation Network (JAN) is a free consulting service that provides information about job accommodations, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and the employability of people with disabilities.