4-5 page research paper on a chosen mental health or disabling condition that can potentially impact employability or independent living.
Formatted in the APA style (i.e. title page, running head, abstract, reference page, etc.). • 12 Font, double-space, Times New Roman • Minimum of 10 references from peer-reviewed journal articles. (no older than 10 years old)
Provide a synopsis of the disorder chosen, the most current treatment options/methods, medications utilized (if any), follow-up requirements and prognosis/outcome expectations. • Barriers to employment and independent living. • Benefits of vocational services (indicate specific services that may be appropriate for the condition). • Impediments/gaps/disparities that may exist within the vocational rehabilitation systems, agencies, and services.
• Strategies that may be utilized to maximize quality of life • What are the implications for Rehabilitation Counselors providing services to individuals dealing with the condition.