Categorized In: Case Services - Planned Services
Approved Date: October 02, 2018
Owner: Angela Fujan
Vocational rehabilitation counseling services are made available, as appropriate to the vocational rehabilitation needs of each person, and consistent with his or her informed choice.
These are planned services delivered as a part of an approved Individual Plan for Employment (IPE).
Counseling services are provided to individuals when issues have been identified that may interfere with the achievement of the job goal listed on the IPE. Counseling refers to discrete activities directed toward assisting a person to :
The scope of counseling practiced by Vocational Rehabilitation staff does not include ---
- The medical condition
- Side effects of medications
- Typical functional limitations that might affect work or life
- The grief process
- Strengths the individual possesses
- Realistic work goals
- Assistive technology or accommodations that might be helpful