# CTE Resource Center - Career Planning Guide - Rehabilitation Counselor

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Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Rehabilitation Counselor

Counsel individuals to maximize the independence and employability of persons coping with personal, social, and vocational difficulties that result from birth defects, illness, disease, accidents, or the stress of daily life. Coordinate activities for residents of care and treatment facilities. Assess client needs and design and implement rehabilitation programs that may include personal and vocational counseling, training, and job placement.