Define and discuss the three models of disability:
a. The Biomedical Model
b. The Economic Model
c. The Sociopolitical Model
2. Discuss the relevance of incorporating multicultural competency
into the definition of advocacy in rehabilitation counseling.
3. Define and discuss various models and definitions of advocacy.
A. Models of Disability
article reviews the three major models of disability:
the purposes and consequences of these models are presented, then
comparisons are offered and conclusions drawn.
Advocacy in Rehab Counseling (includes
2 hours Ethics credit for CRC and CDMS)
focus of this section is to enhance the discussion about advocacy
in rehabilitation counseling by attending to the contribution of
multicultural counseling perspectives.
meet this goal, we first discuss the relevance of incorporating
multicultural competency into the definition of advocacy in rehabilitation
we discuss the issue of politicizing the profession through advocacy
activities, and we describe various models and definitions of advocacy.
we discuss training and practice implications with particular attention
to the professional responsibilities of rehabilitation counselors
and the challenges that they face as they attempt to advocate for
MULTICULTURAL COUNSELING COMPETENCIES
2. ADVOCACY IN COUNSELING
Politicizing the Profession
Definitions and Models