Transitions’ Individual Placement and Support Services (IPS) program hosted a team of reviewers earlier this fall. The reviewers spent two days examining Transitions’ IPS program – a program that assists individuals, who have a serious mental illness, enters the workforce. After speaking with program staff, consumers, and employer and referral partners, reviewers reported that the agency had shown “exemplary fidelity” to the IPS evidence-based model of service. Last year, Transitions’ IPS team helped 23 individuals obtain jobs in our community! Mark Schmitz, Executive Director, accepted the award of excellence on behalf of the agency.