Rehabilitation Counseling

These web sites provide information for rehabilitation counselors or people who are interested in entering this field.
Note: General rehabilitation information resources, such as the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research and the National Rehabilitation Information Center, are listed under Disabilities (General).
American Counseling Association (ACA)
The ACA is a professional and educational organization “that is dedicated to the growth and enhancement of the counseling profession.” Its web site includes information about the organization and its services and products.
American Rehabilitation Counseling Association (ARCA)
Information about this professional organization of rehabilitation counseling practitioners, educators, and students whose mission is “to enhance the development of people with disabilities throughout their life span and to promote excellence in the rehabilitation counseling profession.”
Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (CRCC)
CRCC offers certification programs for rehabilitation counselors in the United States and in Canada. Its web site provides information about its credentialing, application forms, a searchable database of certified counselors, and more.
Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE)
CORE is an accrediting organization for graduate programs in Rehabilitation Counselor Education (RCE). Its web site includes information about CORE and the accrediting process, a list of accredited schools, and related links.
National Rehabilitation Counseling Association (NRCA)
A division of the National Rehabilitation Association, NRCA represents professionals in the field of rehabilitation counseling in a wide variety of work settings. In addition to information about the organization, the site offers a reading list, events listings, and related information.
Related Subjects
Disabilities – Index
Vocational Rehabilitation
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