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Dr. Connie Sung

Michigan State University
Associate Professor of Rehabilitation Counseling
Michigan
Dr. Connie Sung is an Associate Professor of Rehabilitation Counseling at Michigan State University. She founded the STEP (Supporting Transition and Employment Preparation) Lab and is also a co-director of a school-to-work transition program (namely Spartan Project SEARCH) and MSU-DOCTRID Hegarty Fellows Postdoctoral Program. Her research focuses on developing and validating community-based interventions in improving psychosocial and vocational outcomes and quality of life of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). She has published 74 refereed journal articles and book chapters. Dr. Sung has also developed and validated two manualized group-based interventions to improve soft skills and employment readiness of individuals with neurodevelopmental disabilities, namely ASSET (Assistive Soft Skills and Employment Training) and EPASS (Employment Preparation And Skills Support) programs. Dr. Sung’s research has received over USD$ 8 million from the U.S. Department of Defense, National Institute of Mental Health, and National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research, Institute of Education Sciences.