Mental Health in Tech: Guidelines for Employees
Mental Health in Tech: Guidelines for Employees
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Americans with Disabilities Act Cheat Sheet
- What Is the ADA?
- Does My Employer Have to Comply With the ADA?
- How Do I Know If I Have Rights Under the ADA?
- What Is a “Mental Impairment”?
- How Do I Know When to Request an Accommodation?
- How Do I Request an Accommodation?
- Do I Have to Tell My Employer That I Have a Disability?
- How Much Medical Information Do I Have to Provide to My Employer?
- What Accommodations Can I Request?
Section I: The ADA - Your Employment Rights as an Individual With a Disability
- Which Employers Are Covered by the ADA?
- Are You Protected by the ADA?
- What is Reasonable Accommodation?
- What Employment Practices Are Covered?
- Can an Employer Require Medical Examinations or Ask Questions About a Disability?
- Do Individuals Who Use Drugs Illegally Have Rights Under the ADA?
- What Do I Do if I Think That I’m Being Discriminated Against?
- Can I Get Additional ADA Information and Assistance?
- More Questions and Answers About the ADA
- Section II: Reasonable Accommodations
Section III: Accommodations for Mental Health Impairments
- What Are Mental Health Impairments?
- Accommodating Employees with Mental Health Impairments
- Section IV: Resources
- Section V: References
- OSMI Contributors
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