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Rumrill, Phillip D., Jr.; Roessler, Richard; Li, Jian; Bishop, Malachy; Inge, Katherine J. – Rehabilitation Research, Policy, and Education, 2019
Background: The expectation to remain in the labor force is a powerful indicator of long-term employment outcomes for people with multiple sclerosis (MS), and it is determined in part by perceived current job performance. Objective: This study identified correlates of perceived job performance among working adults with MS. Method: Participants…
Descriptors: Correlation, Job Performance, Diseases, Adults
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McDaniels, Bradley – Rehabilitation Research, Policy, and Education, 2019
Purpose: Little is known about the employment-related decisions made by people with Parkinson's disease (PD). This study investigated the extent to which individuals diagnosed with PD would prefer to continue working or, if currently unemployed, reenter the workforce. Method: This quantitative survey research design consisted of a purposive sample…
Descriptors: Neurological Impairments, Symptoms (Individual Disorders), Job Skills, Fatigue (Biology)
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Beveridge, Scott; Chan, Christian; DiNardo, Jeff; Glickman, Courtney – Rehabilitation Research, Policy, and Education, 2019
Background: Over the last 40 years advances in the field of rehabilitation counseling continue to play a major role in the professional identity, skills, and competencies of rehabilitation counselors. While advances have developed in several areas (e.g., multiculturalism, ethics) within the scope of rehabilitation counseling research and practice,…
Descriptors: Rehabilitation Counseling, Vocational Evaluation, Psychometrics, Counselors
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Oertle, Kathleen Marie; Sax, Caren L.; Chesley, Elizabeth – Rehabilitation Research, Policy, and Education, 2018
Purpose: This exploratory study advances personnel preparation research through the investigation of the transition content found on the institutional websites of U.S. universities with Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) Master's Level Personnel Preparation grants for transition planning and services (OSEP, 2015) or master's-level Council…
Descriptors: Content Analysis, Transitional Programs, Special Education, Rehabilitation Programs
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Neubert, Debra A.; Luecking, Richard G.; Fabian, Ellen S. – Rehabilitation Research, Policy, and Education, 2018
Purpose: The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014 mandates vocational rehabilitation (VR) counselors play a greater role in providing transition-related services for students and youth with disabilities, such as pre-employment activities and increased collaborative efforts with state and local education agencies and American Jobs…
Descriptors: Vocational Rehabilitation, Disabilities, Rehabilitation Counseling, Counselor Role
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Fleming, Allison R.; Phillips, Brian N.; Hakun, Jonathan G.; Southwick, Joshua D. – Rehabilitation Research, Policy, and Education, 2018
Background: Psychological Capital (PsyCap) is a prominent, well-established model of psychosocial strengths in the organizational positive psychology literature. PsyCap is a higher order construct consisting of hope, optimism, resilience, and self-efficacy that has been identified as a powerful predictor of work-related outcomes, with strong…
Descriptors: Vocational Rehabilitation, Disabilities, Psychological Characteristics, Adults
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Hergenrather, Kenneth C.; Emmanuel, Diona; McGuire-Kuletz, Maureen; Rhodes, Scott D. – Rehabilitation Research, Policy, and Education, 2018
Purpose: To explore employment as a social determinant of health through examining the relationship between neurocognitive function and employment status. Method: The authors explored the causal relationship between employment status and neurocognitive function by conducting a systematic review of 15 longitudinal studies. The identified studies…
Descriptors: Neuropsychology, Employment Level, Longitudinal Studies, Literature Reviews
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McDonnall, Michele C. – Rehabilitation Research, Policy, and Education, 2017
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to (a) explore state-federal vocational rehabilitation (VR) agency expectations for counselor engagement with business, (b) determine what VR counselors are actually doing in terms of interacting with businesses, and (c) identify challenges VR counselors experience to working with business. Method: A…
Descriptors: Vocational Rehabilitation, Rehabilitation Counseling, Social Agencies, Expectation
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Bates-Maves, Julie K.; O'Sullivan, Deirdre – Rehabilitation Research, Policy, and Education, 2017
Purpose: This article outlines findings from a sample of 137 vocational rehabilitation counselors regarding their stigmatizing attitudes, burnout levels, work experience, caseload composition, and working alliance with clients who have a range of disabilities and a criminal history. Method: Electronic surveys were sent to vocational rehabilitation…
Descriptors: Vocational Rehabilitation, Rehabilitation Counseling, Counselors, Pilot Projects
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Gere, Bryan O.; Burnett, Royce D.; Flowers, Carl R.; Akaaboune, Ouadie – Rehabilitation Research, Policy, and Education, 2017
Background: State-federal (VR) program efficiency is the focus of empirical research because of increases in the magnitude and types of program requests, possibly funding cuts and class for models to more appropriately measure and evaluate performance. Objective: The purpose of this study was to examine the impact socioeconomic diversity has on…
Descriptors: Vocational Rehabilitation, Delivery Systems, Socioeconomic Influences, Employment Level
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Boeltzig-Brown, Heike; Fleming, Allison R.; Heyman, Miriam; Gauthier, Martha; Cully, Julisa; Foley, Susan M. – Rehabilitation Research, Policy, and Education, 2017
Purpose: To conduct a systematic review (SR) of 550 studies produced between 1970 and 2008 that focus on programs and/or services provided by state vocational rehabilitation (VR) agencies believed to impact client and/or program outcomes. Method: Authors used a 5-step SR protocol to evaluate and summarize study content and outcomes, study design,…
Descriptors: Vocational Rehabilitation, Literature Reviews, State Agencies, Relevance (Education)
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Moore, Corey L.; Wang, Ningning; Washington, Janique Tynez – Rehabilitation Research, Policy, and Education, 2017
Purpose: This study assessed and demonstrated the efficacy of two select empirical forecast models (i.e., autoregressive integrated moving average [ARIMA] model vs. grey model [GM]) in accurately predicting state vocational rehabilitation agency (SVRA) rehabilitation success rate trends across six different racial and ethnic population cohorts…
Descriptors: Rehabilitation, Models, Vocational Rehabilitation, Success
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McCarthy, Thomas P.; Accordino, Michael P.; Wondolowski, Erica L.; Bishop, Laura – Rehabilitation Research, Policy, and Education, 2016
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to discover if an online course in psychiatric rehabilitation is as successful as a traditional on-campus course in terms of content delivery and learning outcomes. Method: A traditional on-campus (n = 25) and an online (n = 17) course were compared at pretest and posttest on a measure entitled…
Descriptors: Rehabilitation, Online Courses, Psychiatry, Mental Health
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Lusk, Stephanie L.; Koch, Lynn C.; Paul, Teresia M. – Rehabilitation Research, Policy, and Education, 2016
Purpose: In this article, we examined how individuals with co-occurring psychiatric disabilities and substance use disorders encounter numerous challenges when it comes to the vocational rehabilitation (VR) process. Method: A comprehensive review of the literature demonstrated barriers to service delivery (e.g., access to services, exclusionary…
Descriptors: Mental Disorders, Substance Abuse, Comorbidity, Vocational Rehabilitation
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Awsumb, Jessica M.; Balcazar, Fabricio E.; Alvarado, Francisco – Rehabilitation Research, Policy, and Education, 2016
Purpose: To examine the outcomes (rehabilitated vs. nonrehabilitated) of youth with disabilities (ages 14-22 years) participating in the transition program from a midwestern state. Method: Five years of vocational rehabilitation transition data (N = 6,252) were analyzed to determine what demographic and system-level factors were related to…
Descriptors: Vocational Rehabilitation, Youth, Disabilities, Adolescents
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