Job Title / Job Description
Rehab Counselor / Vocational Consultant
I coordinate care for injured workers. I set up whatever I feel necessary to get them back to work -- from getting medical care to retraining for a new career to helping them get a new job.
What are some related career opportunities and job titles in your company or in your career area?
What new technology will be important?
Increased use of computers for tracking case information.
What education or training did you have to prepare for this career?
Masters in Rehabilitation Counseling.
What education or training do you recommend for students today who want to enter this field?
In Massachusetts, a Masters degree is required. Some states require a Bachelors degree.
When you were in high school, did you know that you would enter this field?
No, but I knew I wanted to be in a helping profession.