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A model of career development for disabled adults

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Jane E. Myers, Professor (Creator)
Institution
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
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Abstract: Extends the concept of job placement to a theory of career counseling for disabled adults. The history of placement in rehabilitation is reviewed and several theories of career counseling are considered. A model of career development for disabled adults is presented that includes implications for rehabilitation counselors in its components of self-understanding, self-acceptance and acceptance of disability, career exploration, career self-concept, career selection, and career reevaluation.

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Publication
Journal of Applied Rehabilitation Counseling, 14(2), 38-43
Language: English
Date: 1983
Keywords
Occupational Guidance, Rehabilitation Counseling, Disorders