Rehabilitation Counselors

Job Description

Rehabilitation Counselors help disabled people who may have physical, mental or social disabilities. The goal is to help them get back to satisfying and productive lives. They might counsel patients about job training and help them find a job. They also may counsel them in adjusting to their new work environment.

Academic Requirements

Aspiring rehabilitation counselors need to meet state licensure requirements, which typically include holding a master’s degree in counseling, psychology or a related subject, as well as accumulating several thousand hours of clinical experience.

Rehabilitation Counselors
$25-41
Thousand
Average
Salary
High
Patient
Interaction
6.74%
Job
Growth
 
Low
Blood
Interaction
Master's Degree
Education
Required

Schools

Avila University

11901 Wornall Road
Kansas City, 64145-9990

Southwest Baptist University

1601 South Springfield
Bolivar, 65613-2496
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