Rehabilitation counsellor competency studies : a review of praxis in a human service profession

Biggs, Herbert Charles & Flett, Ross A (1995) Rehabilitation counsellor competency studies : a review of praxis in a human service profession. The Australian Journal of Rehabilitation Counselling, 1(1), pp. 1-12.


Competency research in the rehabilitation profession and that of rehabilitation counseling in particular has an extensive pedigree. This article reviews the significant research in the field and details several of the instruments used in competency research to dat. Issues concerning the current use of competency research and the future role of such research is discussed.

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ID Code: 73237
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
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Keywords: rehabilitation, counsellor, competency
ISSN: 1323-8922
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > PSYCHOLOGY AND COGNITIVE SCIENCES (170000)
Divisions: Current > Research Centres > Centre for Accident Research & Road Safety - Qld (CARRS-Q)
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Current > Schools > School of Psychology & Counselling
Deposited On: 03 Jul 2014 00:33
Last Modified: 02 Sep 2016 03:43

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