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Company Posting – National Disability Institute Name – Mary Lynn ReVoir Title – Co-Director ADEN Email: mlrevoir@ndi-inc.org Phone number: 202.765.2373 Job Title – Professional ADEN Member Job Location – anywhere in the U.S. Company – American Dream Employment Network (ADEN) Job Summary – Calling Certified Rehab Counselors, Certified Work Incentives Practitioners, or other vocational rehab professionals across the country to join an expanding professional team and become a Member of the American Dream Employment Network. Use your skills to provide employment services to job seekers who receive Social Security Disability ...
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Bailey Named New IARP Executive Director Accomplished professional brings more than a decade of healthcare experience The International Association of Rehabilitation Professionals (IARP) is pleased to announce the addition of Kim Bailey as the organization’s new executive director. Bailey brings to IARP over a decade of non-profit healthcare association management. Previously, Bailey worked with the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation for seven years, where she specialized in fundraising, leadership management and corporate development. She also has two years of experience at both the American Cancer Society and Northwestern Health Sciences ...
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IARP Vocational Rehabilitation Transition Services Section Board Eligible voters : Individual Professional members of the association who are members of the Vocational Rehabilitation Transition Services Section.   Position and Candidate(s) Chair-Elect   Bruce Bloom   Member-at-Large-Secretary Erin Bailey Lisa Byrne   Member-at-Large Giana Ferrari Ayers               Chair-Elect Bruce Bloom Describe your qualifications for the position I am an M.Ed. , and CRC. I have been evaluating individuals at the transition age for the last 5 years and have worked in the ...
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IARP Social Security Vocational Experts (SSVE) Section Board Eligible voters : Individual Professional members of the association who are members of the Social Security Vocational Experts (SSVE) Section.   Position and Candidate(s) Chair-Elect   Michelle Aliff Member-at-Large Debbie Civils Todd Harden Sara Statz   Chair-Elect     Michelle Aliff Describe your qualifications for the position I have been an SSVE for 4 years and have served as Member at Large on the board for this past term. I have been in the field of vocational rehabilitation since my undergraduate years. My background ...
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IARP Rehabilitation & Disability Case Management Section Board Eligible voters : Individual Professional members of the association who are members of the Rehabilitation & Disability Case Management Section.   Position and Candidate(s) Chair-Elect   Susan L. Shugars   Member-at-Large Robert Cogburn Carrie Johnson   Representative to IARP Board Alan Getreu Edward P. Steffan     Chair-Elect                 Sara L. Shugars Describe your qualifications for the position With over a decade of comprehensive experience in the field of rehabilitation, I am proud ...
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IARP Life Care Planning/IALCP Section Board Eligible voters : Individual Professional members of the association who are members of the Life Care Planning/IALCP Section.   Position and Candidate(s) Chair-Elect  Jody M. Masterson Member-at-Large Dan Bagwell Nancy Bond Stephen Mann Nancy Mitchell Ron Smolarski   Representative to IARP Board Debbe Marcinko Robert Taylor   Chair-Elect     Jody M. Masterson Describe your qualifications for the position I have a Bachelors (1977) and Master's (1983) degree in nursing from Villanova University. ...
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IARP Forensic Section Board of Directors Election Slate  Eligible voters : Individual Professional members of the association who are members of the Forensic Section.   Position and Candidate(s) Vice Chair:     Dana Beining Member-at-Large John B. Jarema Justin King Norma Stricklin   Vice Chair:  D ana Beining Describe your qualifications for the position As a long-standing member of IARP, I have education in Vocational Rehabilitation and 16 years of experience in the private vocational rehabilitation industry. In addition, I have held board member and key leadership positions for professional ...
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Job Location: Fort Myers, FL Company: Taylor Vocational Services, Inc. Job Title: Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor Job Summary: Full or part-time Vocational Evaluator to conduct testing and situational work evaluations on customers with wide range of disabilities, ages 16-70. Job Description: Seeking experienced Vocational Evaluator with Master's degree in Rehabilitation Counseling or related field. A CRC, plus a CVE, PVE, or IPE/C preferred. The candidate must have good initiative, have strong writing skills, and the ability to write his/her own reports. Must be good at making behavioral observations and timely in reporting. Earnings are $50,000-$70,000/year, ...
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Dear IARP-Illinois members,   The IARP-Illinois Lifetime Achievement Award was given out at our education conference in 2015 and 2016. Nominations are being sought for the 2017 award. Your recommendations for the 2017 award are respectfully requested.   The award process  involves the following elements:   call for nominations-citing qualifications review of nominations/qualifications by the Award Committee presentation of nominee(s) to the IARP-Illinois Board at an upcoming monthly      meeting for discussion,  and if indicated, vote. After IARP-IL Board approval the nominee will be notified If accepted,  announcement  ...
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Aloha everyone! Things are beginning to shape up to what I think will be a great education day conference on June 16 at Creekside Conference and Event Center. We will be bringing guest speakers in from the Ohio BWC with our featured speaker being Sarah Morrison the Administrator at BWC. We will also be  getting updates from Kimberly Kremer on Voc Rehab and also presenters from the OOD (Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities) and from the Ohio Department of Jobs and Ohio Means Jobs program. We also will be having Dr. Carl Sabo return to talk about "Wellness-being proactive in Ethics for Rehab Professionals" and  Brandi Lust-MA in Counseling and M.Ed from ...
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My Fellow IARP Members, As President-Elect, one of my principal responsibilities is to chair the IARP Nomination and Elections Committee. I encourage you to consider volunteering to serve in a leadership capacity. This spring all IARP chapters will have openings on their boards of directors. If youve never served in any capacity in IARP, volunteering at the chapter level would be a great starting point. If you have been involved in an IARP committee, have attended a chapter seminar or workshop, gleaned a valuable insight from IARP Discussion Groups, then you know the value of participating in our vibrant association. IARP gains from the contribution ...
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What could be better than New Orleans in spring? What about springtime in New Orleans with a music festival in the French Quarter thats free? Even better, what about getting 12 hours of CEUs on the same trip? IARP Louisiana invites you to our annual seminar, scheduled for April 6 - 7, 2017. Our keynote speaker will be Tim Field, who will discuss the state of rehabilitation. A two hour ethics session will be led by Drs. Erin Dugan and Krystal M. Vaughn of the Department of Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling at LSU. Dr. Maryellen Romero, neuropsychologist at Tulane Medical Center will discuss Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and how it impacts case management, ...
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Kenfield would like to invite you to join us on our FREE distance learning webinar being offered at the end of January. Together we will explore the Employment Outcomes Fundamentals (EOF) to: Enhance your job development selling skills, Cultivate new ideas, Improve job development marketing techniques, and most importantly, achieve greater employment outcomes with less effort During this one hour webinar, you will be introduced to a selling system that is designed to be uniquely compatible with the field of human services. A system that works to help job developers: Think and act more strategically by using a sells and marketing ...
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SAVE THE DATES: October 11-14, 2017 Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch President Rick Robinson has reported the IARP Board of Directors has selected St. Louis as the site for the 2017 Annual Conference. St. Louis, like Pittsburgh, has a vibrant, exciting core for activities. Its restaurants have long been favorites for foodies. The 2016 Pittsburgh Annual Conference was not only an artistic success, but also a financial success according to Barbara Byers, IARP treasurer. The conference chairs for St. Louis will be announced shortly. Stay tuned for details
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Job Location : Wichita, KS. Company : IAM C.R.E.S.T. Job Summary : VRCs are embedded on-site at Spirit Aero Systems. We provide services to injured/ill employees, assisting them to return to work and stay at work following injury or illness. Excellent benefits package, including employer-funded retirement plan. Preferred experience/education: Masters degree in Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling. State labor and industries registration. Four years experience. CRC or see CIRS.. (If meet minimum requirements, time will be allowed to acquire.) Leadership/people skills. Respond by 1/15/17. Job Description Performs case management for injured/ill workers ...
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Company : Elevate Services Job Summary The Medical Bill Auditor and Med Bill Testifier is responsible for evaluating medical bills to determine a reasonable value of past damages. The bills are reviewed based on a proprietary methodology. The facility and professional medical charges are reviewed and compared against standardized industry resources to determine the reasonable value of the medical bills to produce a testimony ready report. Job Description Help us shape the future. Elevate is changing the way legal support services are delivered and we are looking for creative, innovative people who can help. If you are a client-focused professional who ...
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IARP Wisconsin member, Emily Veith was awarded the IARP Emerging Professional Award. Emily earned her master's degree in rehabilitation psychology from UW-Madison in 2005. She is a CRC and is licensed in Wisconsin as a professional counselor. She has worked in private sector rehabilitation since 2005. Emily's current practice involves work as a VR counselor, VE with ODAR, vocational evaluator for consumers of state VR services, and a growing vocational expert forensic caseload, handling workers compensation, family law and personal injury cases. She will be finishing training for her CLCP certification and sitting for the national certification exam in ...
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IARP HONORS MEMBERS IN PITTSBURGH AWARDS PRESENTED AT ANNUAL MEETING IARP announced its principal award winners at the associations 2016 annual meeting in Pittsburgh last weekend. The awards highlight the IARP member who has made lifetime contributions benefiting the total rehabilitation community. Equally important are the awards for outstanding professional member, distinguished leader, and notable emerging professionals in the field. IARP LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD Mary Barros-Bailey was honored with the IARP Lifetime Achievement Award. The award recognizes the individual professional member who has demonstrated a history of distinguished ...
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For Immediate Release: October 18, 2016 The International Association of Rehabilitation Professionals (IARP) today announced Ewald Consulting as its new management company effective January 1, 2017. Selection of Ewald Consulting comes following a comprehensive search process spanning the past 10 months. Ewald Consulting is a leading association management firm based in Chicago and Minneapolis/St. Paul that brings more than three decades of expertise in non-profit management to its collaboration with IARP. As one of the longest-standing association management companies in the industry, Ewald Consulting has a deep base of experience that qualifies it to meet ...
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