Washington Initiative for Supported Employment (WISE) Oregon Location


WISE offer ACRE training in Oregon. Below is information on that training.

Organizational Address: 514 NW 11th Ave. suite 207, Portland, OR 97209

Contact Person: Emily Harris

Contact Person Phone Number: 503-750-9776                                       

Contact Person Email Address: emily@gowise.org

Name or Title of ACRE Training: Oregon Employment Learning Network (OELN)

Description of ACRE Training Program: The Oregon Employment Learning Network (OELN) provides participants with core supported employment professional training. These trainings help employment professionals meet Oregon’s employment professional core competencies. Three core training workshops are offered in different areas and times throughout the state. Each training session is a two-day seminar that offers a total of 8 training days (48 total hours) of in-class, face-to-face training content.

The four seminars that make up the OELN are:

·     Introduction to History of Supported Employment, Discovery, & Employment Planning

·      Job Development & Marketing

·      Systematic Instruction & Follow Along

·      Social Security & Work Incentives

Basic Level or Professional Level: Basic


Where training is available: Oregon


Names of Trainers:

Emily Harris, Michelle Furman, Debra McLean

Val Morgan, Claire Prichard, Ryan Farrow

Aimee Nelson, Robyn Hoffman, Michael Stegemeier

Paula Fitch, & Eugene Rada

Training Format: