Employment Services

VOCATIONAL ASSESSMENT AND COUNSELING

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceVocational Assessment and Counseling services are designed to assist patient with returning to or maintaining an employment situation through the use of compensatory approaches that support management of the ongoing effects of their brain injury. Assessment may include completion of formal tests to identify areas of career interest as well as strengths and weaknesses to consider when exploring appropriate potential employment opportunities. Counseling interventions may entail problem solving or troubleshooting strategies and the development of specific compensatory techniques to support organization, accuracy and efficiency on job tasks. Other areas targeted may include communication skills development, approaches that may facilitate successful performance at work. Exploration of other available vocational services, such as through NYS VESID are also utilized.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaNew York State (Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster, Westchester [in the Hudson Valley Region]; Clinton, Essex, Franklin [in the Adirondack Region]; Albany, Columbia, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Warren, Washington [in the Northeast Region]; Nassau, and Suffolk)
Public TransportationNorth Main Street & Western Avenue
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall Intake Coordinator, 518-458-2314
Intake RequirementsAppointment only. Call for appointment. Referral required from physician. Individuals should make an initial telephone contact with the intake coordinator to provide referral information and to determine insurance participation and verification of benefits.
Additional RequirementsPhysician's statement, insurance information.
 
Client Information
Target PopulationDisabled - Developmentally
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityIndividuals with mild to moderate traumatic brain injury or other neurological disorder who have participating insurance plans or private payment.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesCall for details
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5:00 pm
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5:00 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 490 Western Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12203
Main Phone 518-458-2314
Fax 518-446-9960
Service Location Email info@treatbraininjury.com
Web Address www.treatbraininjury.com
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: COMPREHENSIVE NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES
Affiliated Program: VOCATIONAL ASSESSMENT AND COUNSELING
This Service: Employment Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Neurological Impairments (YF-1800.6000)
Vocational Assessment (ND-2000.9000)