Ms. Mary Rose Ciddio
Ciddio-Morris Associates, Inc.
1611 Telegraph Avenue, Suite 808
Oakland CA, 94612
Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor and consultant since 1973. Expertise in assessment of earning capacity of those with or disabilities via sound labor market research.
BIO / Resume / CV:
SKILLS: Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling, Plan Development Placement since 1973. Disability Management, Case Management and Essential Functions Job Analyses, ADA, Workers' Compensation and Long Term Disability. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Expert Witness: ADA, Wrongful Termination, Marriage Dissolution, Personal Injury, Longshore CERTIFICATION: American Board of Vocational Experts Diplomate (ABVE) Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) Certified Disability Management Specialist (CDMS) Independent Vocational Evaluator, State of California (IVE) Senior Disability Analyst and Diplomate,American Board of Disability Analysts California Community College Counselor Credential - Lifetime AFFILIATION: California Assn. of Rehabilitation and Re-Employment Prof. (Peer Review Committee - Co-Chair) International Assn. of Rehabilitation Professionals EXPERIENCE: 1990 to Present: Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor/President, Ciddio-Morris Associates, Oakland, CA Counseling, testing, job analyses, disability management, early return to work, labor market survey, analysis of residual earning capacity, expert witness testimony, plan development, resume development, job seeking skills training, job placement. (Workers Compensation, ADA, FEHA, Marriage Dissolution, Personal Injury.) 1991 to Present: Instructor, Insurance Education Association, San Francisco, CA Responsible for training claims, legal, medical and rehabilitation professionals in rehabilitation requirements under Labor Code 139.5. This includes labor code, rules, guidelines, standards, Case Law, notices, forms and form filing guidelines. 1986 to 1990: Vocational Rehabilitation Supervisor/Western Region Trainer, Intracorp, Oakland, CA Supervision and counseling individuals covered under Labor Code139.5 to include testing, job analyses, research, vocational exploration, labor market survey, job seeking skills, plan development, case management, placement. 1984 to 1986: Senior Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor, Conservco, Oakland, CA Counseling, vocational exploration, case management, plan development, resumes, job seeking skills, placement. 1982 to 1983: Assistant Manager, Pacific Bell, San Francisco, CA 1981 to 1982: Personnel Coordinator, I. Magnin & Co., San Francisco, CA 1979 to 1980: Rehabilitation Consultant - Workers' Compensation, Options Associates, Quincy, MA 1973 to 1980: Unit Supervisor, Senior Counselor - Massachusetts Commission, Boston, MA (Plymouth, Brockton & Cambridge Offices) PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES: Instructor and Course Coordinator, Industrial Claims Assn. Education Committee, SF & Walnut Creek Instructor - Workers' Compensation Rehabilitation (IEA,CA-14) Insurance Education Association, SF, CA EDUCATION: M.A. Rehabilitation Counseling, Assumption College, Worcester, MA M.A. Sociology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA B.A. Sociology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA Post M.A. Certificate - Psychiatric Rehabilitation, Boston University