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HUSR 120 - Introduction to Rehabilitation Services

Unit(s): 3.00

Advisory: ENGL 035 or ENLA 100 or appropriate placement; READ 043 or appropriate placement
Transfers to: CSU

The purpose of this course is to provide students with an introduction to the field of rehabilitation services. This course presents an orientation to federal/state and private rehabilitation/community agencies, which are involved in facilitating the rehabilitation and treatment processes of individuals. A historical, philosophical, and social overview of rehabilitation counseling will be provided, as well as coverage of the private/state agencies and community support that assist people with disabilities. A wide variety of different issues related to the professions of rehabilitation will be discussed in detail. Students will learn to analyze the personal, social, and vocational implications of a disability in an individual's participation in a community and their own lives.

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Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.


Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601

Phone: (562) 692-0921
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