Welcome to Oregon's Youth Transition Program (YTP) Website!

The purpose of the YTP is to prepare students with disabilities for employment or career related postsecondary education or training through the provision of a comprehensive array of pre-employment transition services and supports. The video below gives you a basic overview of YTP.


The YTP Management Team invites all local YTP site teams and partners to register for the 2022 YTP Summer Academy Balancing Act: Walking a Tightrope. The event will be held June 8th & 9th from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm via zoom. Join us to learn about strategies for getting to know and engage students, Pre-Employment Transition Services plans, ICAP, and awareness around how VR measures of performance of their programs have changed.

To register, click on this link: 2022 YTP Summer Academy.

The next session of Virtual Motivational Interviewing (MI) Basics is available for registration on Workday learning. The virtual training will take place on May 3rd, 4th, 17th, and 18th. YTP Transition Specialists are welcome to register following this link:

Motivational Interviewing (MI) Basics

A recent article by David Test, PhD and Catherine Fowler, PhD takes a critical look at Transition and Data Collection. Click on the link below to access the full article.