RHB3600EN - Transition, Supported Employment, and Independent Living

Course description

This course will discuss issues facing clients after injury. Emphasis will be placed on the transition from injury to rehabilitation, employment with accommodations, and independent living skills.

How this course benefits students

This course will relate to students who want to serve in the capacity of assisting clients in need of rehabilitation, workplace placement, and independent living services in various populations.

Why this course is important

In today’s world, we are seeing an increase in injury, crime, and addictions among other stressors. This course is important to the University as it will assist students in learning practices and procedures as well as state and federal laws and regulations needed to provide proper care to clients in need with rehabilitation.

Credit hours
3 hours
Subject area
Rehabilitation Counseling
Educational level
Bachelor
Learning type
Instructional
Prerequisites
None
Upcoming terms
Pending
* Schedule subject to change. Please contact the Registrar's office with schedule questions.
Professor
Dr. Shanna Broussard, Senior Professor of Rehabilitation Counseling

How this course relates to missional core values

Biblically based

In this course, students will be focusing on Isiah 40:31 But those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.

Missionally driven

In this course, students will learn the importance to spread witness to people who need support and encouragement through God.

Contextually informed

Throughout the Bible we are told to faith in God. Within our own communities, people are suffering from injuries to addictions to criminal charges. Through this course, future counselors will learn and define rehabilitation as well as gain understanding the need to find support for the clients.

Interculturally focused

In this course, students will learn how injury and rehabilitation influence those from diverse populations as well as how to treat them including their cultural beliefs.

Practically minded

This course will emphasis the importance of ministry to those client’s in need of services by using knowledge gained from the course to assess and deliver resources to those in need by means of the Bible for knowledge in ministry.

Experientially transformed

Through the course, students will learn state and federal laws and requirements and be able to relate these in the field as well as skills needs to provide support to their clients.