ERIC Number: ED345478
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-Sep
Assessment Strategies for American Indian Vocational Rehabilitation Clients: Presentation Outline To Accompany the Videotape.
This collection of handouts is designed to accompany a 2-hour videotape on assessment strategies for American Indian vocational rehabilitation clients. The videotape covers what assessment is, who should be referred for assessment, types of assessment, types of referrals (psychological, vocational, and educational), and how report findings can be fully utilized. The handouts include a multiple-choice quiz, an outline of the videotape content, critical factors to consider in the vocational evaluation process, overview of some common disability traits, vocational assessment devices useful with American Indian clients, diagnosis of psychological disorders, and a paper by Kevin Horan and Daniel C. Cady from the "Arizona Counseling Journal" titled "The Psychological Evaluation of American Indians." (JDD)
Descriptors: American Indians, Clinical Diagnosis, Disabilities, Evaluation Methods, Instructional Materials, Postsecondary Education, Psychological Evaluation, Referral, Videotape Recordings, Vocational Evaluation, Vocational Rehabilitation
American Indian Rehabilitation Research and Training Center, Arizona University, P.O. Box 5630, Flagstaff, AZ 86011-5630 (videotape and document, $20).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students
Sponsor: National Inst. on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (ED/OSERS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Northern Arizona Univ., Flagstaff. American Indian Rehabilitation Research and Training Center.