JFVA Research Reviews - American Board of Vocational Experts

JFVA Vol16 No2 Vocational Motivation: A Forensic Perspective
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  • Accepted by ABVE and IPEC for CE
  • The learner will recognize, identify and define the basic elements of motivation.
  • The learner will obtain methodologies and strategies for understanding and managing motivational issues.
  • The learner will be provided a series of steps that individuals can use in goal setting and increasing motivation.
  • The learner will be provided information on existing testing instruments related to motivation and secondary gain issues.

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JFVA Vol16 No2 Using Online Help - Wanted Advertising as a Tool in Vocational Assessments
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  • Accepted by ABVE and IPEC for CE
  • The different uses a vocational expert would have for a database of help wanted advertisements over time compared to help wanted advertisements retrieved currently.
  • How far (geographic distance) is it reasonable for a person to search for work in different occupational groups
  • How help wanted advertisements are used in conjunction with other information to render an opinion on mitigation efforts

The different uses a vocational expert would have for a database of help wanted advertisements over time compared to help wanted advertisements retrieved currently.

How far (geographic distance) is it reasonable for a person to search for work in different occupational groups

How help wanted advertisements are used in conjunction with other information to render an opinion on mitigation efforts

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JFVA Vol16 No2 Understanding Jobs in a Globalized Environment
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  • Accepted by ABVE and IPEC for CE
  • To develop understanding of the nature and impact of globalization on the nature of modern jobs and fluid labor market as they affect disabled job seekers.
  • To examine the nature and impact on education and learning of the globalization process.
  • To explore best practice in international vocational assessment regarding critical factors resulting from accelerating processes of globalization and erosion of traditional job standards and vocational demarcations
  • To be familiar with landmark policies like the WHO World Report on Disability of 2011 and the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and how they affect international quality approaches to vocational assessment.

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JFVA Vol16 No2 Surveillance-system Monitors in the Work Force
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  • Accepted by ABVE and IPEC for CE
  • To hone a more realistic understanding of the current labor force and changing needs of employers
  • To develop a more informed opinion for use of Surveillance-system Monitor
  • To impart knowledge that gives a more accurate depiction of the way that a specific occupational title is actually performed in the labor force

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JFVA Vol16 No2 Appropriate Use of Vocational Opinions to Rebut a Scheduled Rating
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  • Accepted by ABVE and IPEC for CE
  • Understand the history of the use of vocational expert opinions in California workers’ compensation cases.
  • Learn the implications of the Dahl (2015) court decision and Senate Bill 863 (2012) on the likely acceptance of vocational expert opinions by the court.
  • Learn four rebuttal methods for using vocational opinions after Senate Bill 863 (2012).

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JFVA Vol16 No2 Application of the Knowledge Validation Inventory
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  • Accepted by ABVE and IPEC for CE
  • Determine if the training needs of rehabilitation counselors had any significant differences along personal characteristics or regional dimensions.
  • Determine if years of practice, CRC certification, gender or age predict rehabilitation counselors’ training needs.
  • Increase understanding of the current literature regarding training needs of practicing rehabilitation counselors.

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JFVA Vol16 No1 Vocational Apportionment: An Analysis of Medical and Vocational Factors
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  • Accepted by ABVE and IPEC for CE
  • Extrapolate the concept of vocational apportionment
  • Distinguish the medical factors affecting vocational apportionment
  • Apply vocational factors affecting vocational apportionment
  • Recognize that developing an opinion regarding vocational apportionment is necessary based on recent court decisions

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JFVA Vol16 No1 Updated and Revised Methodologies for Evaluating Employability and Earning Capacity
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  • Accepted by ABVE and IPEC for CE
  • Identify the need for a complete and thorough vocational evaluation
  • Breakdown the methodologies for evaluating employability and earning capacity
  • Summarize the reasons to modify evaluation methodologies

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JFVA Vol16 No1 Redux of Employer Validation of Jobs
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  • Accepted by ABVE and IPEC for CE
  • Explore the statistics regarding chronic pain and its prevalence in the US
  • Discuss the findings of the only other empirical study involving jobs that can be performed with a sit/stand option
  • Discuss the intrinsic and extrinsic factors that are assets/deficits to chronic pain sufferers in returning to work
  • Discuss findings of the current study regarding other jobs at the sedentary/light level of exertion that can be performed with a sit/stand option

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JFVA Vol16 No1 Effectiveness of a Comprehensive Intervention
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  • Accepted by ABVE and IPEC for CE
  • Summarize the basic components of the LADDER intervention program
  • Discuss the current literature pertaining to recidivism
  • Outline prison program characteristics effective in reducing recidivism rates

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JFVA Vol16 No1 Economic Damages from Job Displacement
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  • Accepted by ABVE and IPEC for CE
  • Discuss the components of economic damages resulting from job displacement
  • Assess the government data concerning displaced workers
  • Apply Displaced Workers Survey data to wrongful termination cases

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JFVA Vol15 No2 The Evolution of the International Psychometric Evaluation Certification
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  • Accepted by ABVE and IPEC for CE
  • Develop understanding of why the IPEC was created
  • Identify whom the IPEC is designed for
  • List eleven testing domains recognized in the psychometric industry
  • Describe the benefits of IPEC

Develop understanding of why the IPEC was created

Identify whom the IPEC is designed for

List eleven testing domains recognized in the psychometric industry

Describe the benefits of IPEC


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JFVA Vol15 No2 Psychometric Evaluation Competency
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  • Accepted by ABVE and IPEC for CE
  • Analyze how IPEC supports quantitative and qualitative methodology.
  • Identify how IPEC endorses multiple methods of inquiry in assessment practices.
  • Discuss the foundation and ethics/standards in which IPEC is based.

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JFVA Vol15 No2 Maximizing Return to Work
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  • Accepted by ABVE and IPEC for CE
  • Identify psychosocial predictors that would provide additional benefit in identifying successful Return to Work (RTW) candidates
  • Summarize the proposed instrument to assess predictive psychosocial variables
  • Assess the proposed instrument for predictive validity in a population of individuals with disabilities.

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JFVA Vol15 No2 Longitudinal Vocational Rehabilitation Employment Outcomes
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  • Accepted by ABVE for CE
  • Assess if a relationship exists between disability, demographic variables and obtaining an employment outcome congruent with the vocational rehabilitation goal and long term job retention.
  • Conclude if there is a positive relationship between job satisfaction and wages and obtaining an employment outcome congruent to the vocational rehabilitation goal and long term job retention.
  • Summarize the limitations of this study

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JFVA Vol15 No2 Labor Market Study
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  • Accepted by ABVE for CE
  • Outline the need of the vocational expert to provide a “reasonable explanation,” when their opinion of a claimant’s job abilities differs from that supplied by the Dictionary of Occupational Titles (DOT)
  • Describe the job tasks of furniture rental clerk and counter clerk; photofinishing
  • Contrast the job requirements of furniture rental clerk and counter clerk as described in the Dictionary of Occupational Titles with that from the surveyed employers

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JFVA Vol15 No2 Economic Evaluation of Earnings Capacity Loss in Personal Injury Cases

Issues for Forensic Economists and Implications for Vocational Evaluators


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  • Accepted by ABVE for CE
  • Explain the limitations of a vocational evaluator in establishing the present value (PV) of pre and post-injury earnings capacity losses
  • Recognize three common methods for estimating projected earning of the injured party over his or her expected work life
  • Summarize the difficulty in determining the value of lost fringe benefits, insurance and retirement benefits

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JFVA Vol15 No1 The Use of the Earning Capacity Assessment Form-2 in a Medico-Legal Setting
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  • Accepted by ABVE and IPEC for CE
  • Describe the Earning Capacity Assessment Form-2 as a metric for evaluating post-injury earing ability
  • Explain the limitations of this study
  • Summarize the strengths and weaknesses of the ECAF-2

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JFVA Vol15 No1 The COMPASS Initiative

Reducing Negative Career Thinking and Promoting Workforce Readiness in Poor Youth of Color


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  • Accepted by ABVE and IPEC for CE
  • Describe the components of the Career Thoughts Inventory
  • List potential barriers to career development that can generate negative career thoughts
  • Evaluate the effects of the COM*PASS Initiative’s summer youth employment program on participants negative career thinking

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JFVA Vol15 No1 Test Review
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  • Accepted by ABVE and IPEC for CE
  • List the domains measured by the P-3 instrument
  • Assess the validity of the P-3 instrument
  • Explain the limitations of the P-3 instrument

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JFVA Vol15 No1 Online Distance Education: The JDJP Program

Increases the Earning Capacity of Under-Represented Rehabilitation Counseling Professionals


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  • Accepted by ABVE for CE
  • Outline current evidence on the efficacy of distance education
  • Determine if there exists a significant relationship between demographic variables and pre-program and post-program vocational satisfaction and wages
  • Determine if there is a significant relationship between pre-program and post-program wages based on race, gender and age

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