ERIC Number: ED042011
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-Jul
Reference Count: 0
An Introduction to the Vocational Rehabilitation Process. A Training Manual. Rehabilitation Service Series No. 68-32.
McGowan, John F.; Porter, Thomas L.
Developed by a professor and an associate professor, this training manual provides a source of basic material which can be used by state agency personnel for the orientation of new counselors, for beginning courses in rehabilitation counselor training programs, and for inservice training of experienced rehabilitation counseling personnel. Major sections are: (1) Introduction and Background, which includes basic concepts of vocational rehabilitation, related legislation, and the locating of persons who need help, (2) Preliminary Study and Planning, which includes initiating the rehabilitation process, determining eligibility, and making a medical, psychological, sociocultural, and vocational assessment of the client, (3) Client Services, which includes planning services, providing prevocational and rehabilitational counseling, and locating places of employment, and (4) The Rehabilitation Counselor's Role. Suggested readings are included at the end of each section, and several client-study case abstracts are appended. (SB)
Descriptors: Career Counseling, Career Guidance, Case Studies, Counseling Services, Counselors, Guides, Inservice Education, Job Placement, Rehabilitation Counseling, Supplementary Reading Materials, Textbooks, Vocational Rehabilitation
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (SS17.110/3:68-32, $1.75)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Rehabilitation Services Administration (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Note: 1967 Revision