Purpose & History

Career Developments, the NCDA print magazine for members-only, is a themed publication offering articles that balance a broad vision with practical applications. Published four times per year, each issue offers a focused article on a select theme, a feature article on a prominent NCDA event, specific content for five departments, and four regular columns.

 

The Career Developments Editors

Current Editor, as of October 1, 2015, 
Melissa Messer

Founding Editor, Melanie Reinersman 2007-2010

Tim Lutenski 2010-2013

Jenn Long, 2013-2015

Career Developments

Spring 2020

Table of Contents


Focus

Affirming Diversity and Disability in Career Development:
Multiple Perspectives, Issues and Constitutions

By Christian Chan, Cheryl Love, Galaxina Wrights, Janine Rowe, David Julius Ford Jr., and Jonique R. Childs

 

Feature

The 2020 NCDA Global Career Development Conference
By NCDA Staff

 

Departments

Career Development Bulletin
Career Services for Students with Disabilities
By Carolyn Jones

 

School Counselors
Rethinking Career Development and Disability: School Counselors Support ALL Students
By Lauren Taylor

 

Higher Education Highlights
Improving Employment Outcomes for Students on the Autism Spectrum with Career Ready Boot Camp
By Laurie Ackles and Janine Rowe

 

Columns

From the President:
Assessing Personal Biases and Fears Before Serving People with Disabilities
By Kathy Evans

From the Executive Director:
NCDA Membership - Being a Part of a Growing Professional Community
By Deneen Pennington

Thought Leader Insights:
A Conversation with Steve Keisman
By Jenn Long Leard

Ethics in a Nutshell:
Ethical Practices for Working with Persons with Disabilities
By Keley Smith-Keller

The Marketplace
By Charles Lehman

On the Web
By Melanie Reinersman