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The local agency which I chose to do my report on was an agency called Threshold I chose this agency since I am interested to see what type of agencies are out there that take in people with autism I have not found too too many of them in Orlando Thresholds purpose is to teach basic living skills to those with autism and those who have sever behavior problems Their missions statement is that they believe in promoting from within They try to do just that Threshold has advertising for employment in the Orlando Sentinel and the Employment Guide constantly This is because they have a high turn over rate with employees The employees get frustrated and burned out working with the autistic community In order to become a Threshold employee the person must hired by Kendra Brooks If hired the person must be eighteen or older and must have a high school diploma None of the employees currently hold a BSW degree The agency also does a background check on their new employees To see if they have been convicted of any crimes or abuse After being hired the agency trains their employees on Professional Crisis Management Since the clients at Thresholds have specific needs the employees are trained properly on how to handle the needs of an autistic person After the employee training which they pay the employee to attend is anywhere from 8-10 an hour Employees are also given a chart of Staff Levels Of Interaction Which is included in my report This allows the staff to know where they sit as far as their interaction level seen by the managers with the clients A meeting is also held among the employees with their manager to discuss their interaction level with the clients The following is a tree diagram on who works at the agency
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