Resources and information about employment with a voice disorder

Navigating work is a challenge for everyone and it’s especially hard when your voice may cause you problems.  While it’s natural for people with voice disorders to withdraw from others, if you do that at work you put your livelihood in peril. You must meet each requirement of the job – including using your voice. In this section, we have assembled content and resources to aid you in your success in your job. We cover a wide range of topics specific to people with voice issues in the context of working and it is our hope you find the answers you are seeking.

Embrace your SD

Advice from CEOs with SD — “Embrace it!” We interviewed two CEOs with SD, Kevin Hancock from Hancock Lumber and Jaime Schmidt from Schmidt Naturals. In both

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Getting Hired Partnership

Connecting those with disabilities with prospective employers The NSDA has partnered with Getting Hired, a recruitment solution company dedicated to helping employers search for and

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Is SD a disability?

SD can be considered a disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act. Many individuals with voice disorders may not realize that their conditions can be

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