This is a part of the Hot Topic podcast series from the Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center on TBI and Depression. Dr. Robert Fraser discusses What Is Vocational Rehabilitation?
Vocational rehabilitation is an effort and a system to integrate people with disabilities into the workforce or back into the workforce following a significant injury. There’s a state program throughout each state in the United States. And vendors are hired similar to our group in order to provide vocational rehabilitation. In our case we focus on neurological disabilities; traumatic brain injury being approximately a third of everybody we see who comes to our program.
Visit https://msktc.org/tbi and get the answers you need from experts who conduct innovative and high-quality research, provide patient care, and work to improve the health and overall quality of life for people with traumatic brain injury. That’s https://msktc.org/tbi.