What is a Job Coach? An Overview of the Role of a Job Coach in the Workplace Part 2
April Lynch, M.S., CRC, Vocational Rehab Counselor, VCU-RRTC
Rachael Rounds, M.S., Business Connections Program Manager, VCU-RRTC
In Part 2 of What Is a Job Coach, we will talk about the process moving forward, after you have decided to hire an individual with different abilities. We will discuss what you can expect from a job coach from the time a person is hired until the time they are independent in their position.
VR - Vocational Rehabilitation
DARS - Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services. This is Virginia's VR agency who refers consumers for services.
ASD - Autism Spectrum Disorder. A developmental disorder that can affect behavior and communication. An Autism Spectrum Disorder is just that - a disorder. It is not a disease or illness.