the rehabilitation of people with cognitive or physical impairments or those who have been harmed or ill in effort to grow or return productivity. A program can utilize evaluation, vocational advisement, and training and consists of addicting the person to cultivate abilities which have been lost or ignored and to locate or return to employment in the competitive employment market or another environment . Commonly referred to as occupational rehabilitation.

VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION: "Vocational rehabilitation programs can be provided for policemen who have been injured on the job. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/vocational-rehabilitation/ (accessed September 16, 2021).