This article provides career counselors with an overview of career-related issues relevant to students with disabilities in postsecondary educational settings. Topics addressed include the impact of disability on career development, the impact of disability on postsecondary educational participation, and access and accommodation issues. The authors argue for an expanded role for career counselors who work with college students with disabilities. It is concluded that career counselors can play an important role in facilitating college students with disabilities in their adaptation to the college environment, their acquisition of appropriate accommodations, and their transition to employment.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||12|
|Journal||Journal of Counseling and Development|
|State||Published - 1996|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Applied Psychology