Facilitation of independence, integration, and inclusion of people with disabilities
in employment and the community.
Belief in the dignity and worth of all people.
Commitment to a sense of equal justice based on a model of accommodation to provide
and equalize the opportunities to participate in all rights and privileges available
to all people; and a commitment to supporting persons with disabilities in advocacy
activities to achieve this status and empower themselves.
Emphasis on the holistic nature of human function which is procedurally facilitated
by the utilization of such techniques as:
counseling to assist in maintaining a holistic perspective;
a commitment to considering individuals within the context of their family systems
Recognition of the importance of focusing on the assets of the person.
Commitment to models of service delivery that emphasize integrated, comprehensive
services which are mutually planned by the consumer and the rehabilitation counselor.