As of 10/1/2017, this manual has been retired. For current policies, procedures, and standards for the Texas Workforce Commission Vocational Rehabilitation Division, please refer to the following manuals:

In this manual, references to DARS now refer to TWC. The manual includes both links to public content and links to content available only to staff.

Chapter 35: Vocational Adjustment/Work Adjustment Training

35.1 Introduction

(Revised 02/13)

The Division for Blind Services has approved vendors for these services. These vendors are found in ReHabWorks when selecting this service.

35.2 Definition of Vocational Adjustment

Vocational adjustment provides a formal training program which is designed to increase a consumer's interpersonal skills related to basic traits and attitudes which will lead to successful employment.

Vocational adjustment services may include training in:

For detailed information regarding provider requirements, record keeping requirements and service delivery requirements go to the DBS Standards Manual for Consumer Services Contract Providers Chapter 5: Services, 5.5 Vocational Adjustment.

35.3 Definition of Work Adjustment Training

Work adjustment provides a formal training program in a workshop setting that is designed to:

For detailed information regarding provider requirements, record keeping requirements and service delivery requirements go to the DBS Standards Manual for Consumer Services Contract Providers Chapter 5: Services, 5.6 Work Adjustment.

35.4 The Rate of Pay

For rates of pay for both Vocational and Work Adjustment Training, go to the Standards Manual for Consumer Services Contract Providers Chapter 3: Rates.