A Team Approach to Vocational Rehabilitation

Individualized Services Available Include:

A. Vocational Assessment and Action Plan Development

B. Career Counselling

C. Job Search Techniques Training

Job Search Strategies – the client is provided individualized training and support on how to find a job following the behaviorial approach to training, similar to that outlined in the Job Club Method[2]and according to his/her “Employee Profile.”  Accessing the hidden job market is our focus.
Resume and cover letter writing – typically the resume is written with the client and they are trained in how to edit and use this as a tool. The same approach is taken with covering and thank-you letter writing.
Interview Coaching – clients are trained on effective interview skills through educational materials, role playing (including video taping when suitable), and use of an interactive Interview Skills training computer program.
Job Placement – clients are coached in how to connect with the appropriate employers in both the advertised and hidden job market. Focus is placed on how to access the hidden job market.

D. Adjustment Counselling