The agreement between the Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA) and the Council of State Administrators of Vocational Rehabilitation
(CSAVR) to streamline the public vocational rehabilitation
service delivery system grew out of a CSAVR initiative following the reauthorization of the Rehabilitation Act in 1992.
Individual placement and support: A community mental health center approach to vocational rehabilitation
. Community Mental Health Journal, 30, 193-206.
Research over the past four decades on the role of traditional antipsychotics in vocational rehabilitation
has not yielded dramatic findings.
For example, an Indian man, dignified and proud of his long braids, was told that vocational rehabilitation
services for him would not begin until he cut his hair.
His own contribution to the vocational rehabilitation
literature has been extensive and it is therefore all the more puzzling that he chose to review only two journals.
The publication of the framework follows a commitment given in the final part of the review of employers' liability compulsory insurance and a discussion paper published on vocational rehabilitation
In summary, it appears that state vocational rehabilitation
agencies, mental health agencies, and other systems do not adequately address the career development needs of people with severe mental illness.
"We provide anything that helps someone go to work or maintain employment," said Cecile Bentley, assistant administrator for field operations at Oregon's Vocational Rehabilitation
On the other hand, if a firm is self-insured, it might retain a vocational rehabilitation
consultant to help direct a claim (and the medical treatment) toward some desired outcome.
referrals: Individuals certified as having (1) a physical or mental disability that is a substantial handicap to employment or (2) been referred to the employer while receiving, or after completing, vocational rehabilitation
under an individualized written rehabilitation plan.
The DAV is working closely with VA's Vocational Rehabilitation
and Employment Service and the Department of Labor's Veterans' Employment and Training Service (VETS).