Rehabilitation counselors help people with physical, mental, developmental, and emotional disabilities live independently. They work with clients to overcome or manage the personal, social, or psychological effects of disabilities on employment or independent living.
- Education Requirements: Master’s degree
- Soft Skills: Communication skills, compassion and critical thinking skills
- Average annual Salary: $34,700
- 3 in state schools: Portland State University (Portland, OR), George Fox University (Newberg, OR), Eastern Oregon University (La Grande, OR)
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