Deborah Hilby, M.A.
Deborah Hilby is a vocational rehabilitation associate at
Career Consultants of America, Inc. She earned her
bachelor's degree in health and human sciences and her
master's degree in rehabilitation counseling at Northern
Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois. Ms. Hilby is a
certified rehabilitation counselor.
Ms. Hilby's experience includes shadowing and assisting
vocational rehabilitation counselors and case managers in
the workers' compensation sector. She also has a
background in working as a direct support personnel member
with individuals who have developmental disabilities.
Since finishing her internship, Ms. Hilby has continued to
increase her knowledge and understanding of life care
planning and vocational rehabilitation at Career Consultants
of America. She conducts labor market research and
related research. She also administers and scores
intelligence, aptitude, personality, and occupational
assessments. Additionally, Ms. Hilby reviews records related
to the evaluation process, including medical, employment,
educational, and earnings records. Further, she assists in
records management and developing life care plans.