Summary: This excellent text, now in its fourth edition, provides both a basic foundation for students beginning their journey into the profession of rehabilitation counseling and a broad-based reference for current practitioners. The contents overviews the professional, historical, theoretical, research, and applied foundations of the rehabilitation counseling profession. The contents illuminate contemporary practices and issues, as well as points out possible future directi ...show moreons.
Because this edition reflects the major recent changes in the field of rehabilitation counseling, it is a substantial update of the previous edition. Four new chapters replace four old chapters; the other chapters were substantially rewritten and updated. The new chapters are: Chapter 2 - Professional Practice in Rehabilitation Service Delivery Systems and Related System Resources; Chapter 8 - People with Disabilities in the Workplace; Chapter 11 - Technology in Rehabilitation Counseling; and Chapter 13 - Beyond the Basics: Sociopolitical Context of Rehabilitation Counseling Practice. ...show less