By Heather McGregor

UBC Faculty of Education is pleased to offer an M.Ed. in Counselling Psychology with a focus onVocational Rehabilitation Counselling , beginning in September 2009. Would you like to:

  • Engage in understanding, critiquing and improving vocational rehabilitation research, policy & practice?
  • Broaden your perspective on vocational rehabilitation and develop your vocational rehabilitation assessment skills, both clinical and occupation, and your intervention skills – within a background of Canadian content?
  • Learn advanced counselling skills for working with clients with complex disability and employment issues?
  • Build relationships and interact with colleagues across Canada as part of a community of learners?
  • Transfer knowledge between research and practice in addressing the needs and, ultimately, the health and employment, of Canadians living with disabilities?
  • Become a leader in Vocational Rehabilitation Counselling?

This program is delivered online, and may include seminars at UBC or affiliated clinical sites, with a distance option for those who are not able to attend in person. Applications are being accepted from across Canada, the deadline to apply is December 5, 2008.

Visit for more information, or contact the Program Director, Dr. Izabela Schutlz (, 604-822-5251).


Heather McGregor
Manager, Marketing & MET Program
External Programs & Learning Technologies
UBC Faculty of Education