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What are ways KMS helps clients manage their schedules?

The time period needed for home and workplace schedule accommodations varies for each individual however a variety of promising practices, like the ones listed below, help clients successfully manage their home and/or work-life:

  • Schedule-reminders (telephone, email, iPhone, alarm clocks)
  • Scheduled rest breaks to prevent stimulus overload and fatigue
  • Work task checklists and clipboards
  • Tape recorders as memory aids
  • Stop watches for time management
  • Job coaches who make frequent, scheduled site visits
  • Supportive phone calls after work
  • Role playing exercises related to the job
  • Periodic evaluation forms completed by supervisors and/or job coaches
  • Job-site accommodations including adaptive technology
  • Job sharing with another employee
  • Mentoring by a co-worker or retired worker
  • Setting reasonable expectations for task completion
  • Limiting multi-tasking
  • Scheduling more difficult or challenging tasks at the beginning of the work shift to account for fatigue
  • Recognizing accomplishments through positive reinforcement

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© 2016, all rights reserved, Kampfe Management Services • 3734 SE Gladstone Street, Portland, OR 97202 • Phone: (503) 788-3266 • Website by Corrales Creative