vocational rehabilitation


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Noun1.vocational rehabilitation - providing training in a specific trade with the aim of gaining employment
rehabilitation - the restoration of someone to a useful place in society
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The purpose of this Request for Proposals (RFP) is to procure one or more Offerors to provide Impartial Hearing Officer (IHO) services for New Mexico Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (NMDVR) administrative proceedings involving vocational rehabilitation or independent living services.
After retirement, he decided to pursue a new career and applied for the VA's Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment program where he was approved for further education.
Recent research concerning, for example, the vocational rehabilitation of persons with SCI has been dominated by the extensive work of Krause and his co-workers (see Crisp, 2005).
As such, PVA designed a vocational rehabilitation program to address these ideas.
This partnership, formed at the national level by the Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA), the National Council on Rehabilitation Education (NCRE) and the Council of State Administrators of Vocational Rehabilitation (CSAVR) continues today.
While VA has taken steps to expedite services to seriously injured servicemembers, VA does not have systematic data from DOD on seriously injured servicemembers who may need VA vocational rehabilitation and other benefits.
We feel strongly that vocational rehabilitation has the potential to contribute to helping us and others deliver these goals.
Consumer organizations, whose membership and officers are comprised of a majority of individuals with disabilities, are an invaluable resource for State vocational rehabilitation (VR) agencies.
Some of the criteria that are considered include substantial gainful activity amount ($780 per month), impairment-related work expenses, continued payments under a vocational rehabilitation program, trial work period, and continued Medicare/Medicaid benefits.
Officials said Yasharpour, whose Encino law office who principally handles workers' compensation cases, unlawfully referred clients to California Rehabilitation Consultants, a business he set up with Jose Casas, and to a successor business called Southern California Vocational Rehabilitation Consultants.
We look at a person's strengths, abilities, and capabilities to achieve whatever is their vocational goal," said Rita Martin, deputy director of Indiana's Vocational Rehabilitation Division.
One key team member is the vocational rehabilitation consultant.

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