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.