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The Role of a VRC in a Disability Insurance Setting – RDCM 101

[No CEs] This presentation will discuss the primary activities of a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor working in a Short-Term and Long-Term Disability setting.In each scenario (STD/LTD), VRC’s tend to have dual roles: providing consultative support to insurance claims handlers and providing Return to Work support to individuals with injuries or illness receiving disability benefits. Specific activities, including occupational analysis, transferable skills analysis, vocational counseling, and retraining, will depend on where an individual is in the disability insurance continuum.