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Information regarding the interests and expectations ofthe client is particularly critical since many individuals will have had a preinjury work history that substantially impacts on their ideas about return to work. Depending on the nature and range of the deficits, the vocational evaluation may be combined with or incorporate one or more of the other clinical specialties that impact on job performance. For example, ifprior to injury the individual was involved in a manufacturingjob that required visual discrimination or complete upper extremity functions, and these skills are impaired, then vocational and occupational therapists will need to conduct a joint assessment.

Multiple baselines across settings In a multiple baselines across behaviors, baselines are simultaneously taken across three or four behaviors. The treatment is then introduced on one behavior but not the others. After demonstrating the effectiveness on the first behavior, the treatment is introduced on the second behavior but not the third. 3). When using a multiple baselines across settings, simultaneous baselines are taken in different situations but on the same behavior. 4). 5). Multiple Baselines across Behaviors A.

They may feel that they lack the expertise to formulate such objectives and that this is the purpose of the team's evaluation process. The interviewer should demonstrate, however, by the information that the dient and family provide that they are, in fact, aware ofwhat is needed and desired. Once these objectives have been stated, it is the job of the evaluation team to assess the achievability ofthe objectives, the types ofskills that will be needed to achieve the objectives, and the time and resources necessary to complete the job.

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