CE 644.Medical, Psychological & Vocational Aspects of Diability

To provide students with a fundamental understanding of the etiology, manifestation, and prognosis of a gamut of medical conditions and their resulting developmental, emotional, physical, and or psychiatric disabilities. These conditions are addressed within the environmental context of individuals.  Functional, psychosocial, cultural and vocational implications of these disabilities are identified, empirically based rehabilitation methodologies are discussed, and the rehabilitation counselor's role within a medical team is elaborated.
Offered: Regularly
Credits: 3
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