ERIC Number: ED368860
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993-Oct
Private Sector Rehabilitation: Insurance, Trends & Issues for the 21st Century. A Report on the Mary E. Switzer Memorial Seminar (17th, Washington, D.C., June 2-4, 1993).
Perlman, Leonard G., Ed.; Hansen, Carl E., Ed.
This monograph reflects the writings, discussions, and recommendations of the Switzer Scholars at the 16th annual Memorial Seminar. Introductory materials include the following: "A Tribute to Mary E. Switzer"; "Welcome from the National Rehabilitation Association" (Spencer L. Mosley, Ann Ward Tourigny); list of seminar sponsors; "Introduction" (Leonard G. Perlman, Carl E. Hansen); and photographs of the 1993 Switzer Scholars. The five papers written expressly for the seminar follow: "Development of Rehabilitation in Business and Industry: Implications for Rehabilitation Counselor Training" (Ralph M. Crystal); "Educating Practitioners for Work in the Private Sector" (Dennis David Gilbride); "Insurance Issues and Trends: A Focus on Disability Management including Rehabilitation" (Patricia M. Owens); "Trends and Innovations in Private Sector Rehabilitation for the 21st Century" (John W. Lui); and "Ethical Issues in the Private Sector" (Edward P. Steffan). Four special invited papers are included: "The History of Private Sector Rehabilitation" (Lloyd M. Holt); "Choice, Autonomy, and Individual Provider Selection" (Stephen A. Zanskas); "Rehabilitation in Workers' Compensation: A Growth Potential" (Bruce Growick); and "Rehabilitation in the 90's and Beyond" (Barbara Greenstein). A brief biography of Mary E. Switzer concludes the monograph. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Vocational Education, Business, Disabilities, Health Insurance, Private Sector, Vocational Rehabilitation, Workers Compensation
National Rehabilitation Association, 633 South Washington Street, Alexandria, VA 22314 ($15).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Rehabilitation Association, Alexandria, VA.
Note: Switzer Seminar Series.