Assessment Tools - Using Evidenced-Based Resiliency Practices in Rehabilitation Counseling to Support Positive Employment Outcomes

Part 3 of 3 in series that can be completed individually or as a full series. The interactive three-part series is designed to increase vocational rehabilitation counseling professionals' capacity to cultivate resiliency in people with disabilities. With an emphasis on increasing cultural responsiveness of professionals  who provide services to consumers who are from under-resourced and racially/culturally diverse backgrounds. 

Part three of three series introduces attendees to evidenced-based assessment tools. Rehabilitation professional will increase their capacity to apply information from these tools to promote resiliency in clients throughout the vocational rehabilitation process. 

Upon completion of this webinar, you will be able to:

1) Articulate a research-based rationale for the development and integration of a resiliency framework in vocational rehabilitation counseling. 

2) Describe the assessment tools utilized in a resiliency evaluation and promotion plan. 

3) Utilize assessment results to co-create an individual resiliency plan to promote specific resiliency skill development 

Presenter: Dr. Michell Temple, EdD., CRC, NCC, CCPT, LPC (GA), LPC/MHSP (TN), President of the National Association of Multicultural Rehabilitation Concerns, is currently serving as the Counselor and ADA Coordinator at Tusculum University.  She provides counseling and rehabilitation services using a cognitive behavioral approach with an emphasis on meaning making of emotions and life circumstances. She brings a professional commitment of over hundred hours of continuing education to this topic. She holds a doctorate from the University of West Georgia in Professional Counseling.

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Michell Temple