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Nicole Phillips-Smith
Marcia Cox
Deb Glas
Michele Korponai
Jane Kula

Michele Korponai

M.S.E., N.C.C., C.D.M.S., c.r.c., L.P.C.
Case Manager, Vocational Specialist

CERTIFICATIONS AND LICENSES

Certified Disability Management Specialist

#00045961

National Certified Counselor

#53229

Certified Rehabilitation Counselor #00110491
Licensed Professional Counselor #64010111157

Experience

Present

MIDWEST CASE MANAGEMENT, INC.
Grand Rapids, MI
Vocational Specialist, Case Manager

Provided comprehensive case management services for clients including interviewing, evaluating, and documenting appropriate vocational services.

Services Include:

  • Full vocational assessments for coordination of return-to-work at original or alternate employer
  • Transferable skills analyses
  • Vocational counseling
  • Comprehensive vocational testing and reporting
  • Job analyses
  • Job seeking skills training
  • Self-directed job search
  • On-the-job evaluation and training programs
  • Formal training proposals
  • Residual wage earning capacity evaluations
  • Expert witness testimony
  • Labor market surveys
  • Job development

1998-2002

CORVEL CORPORATION
Brookfield, WI Vocational Case Manager
  • Performed above-mentioned tasks in addition to the following for returning to work at original or new employer
  • Performed, documented, and presented information on Job Analyses and Ergonomic Assessments
  • Provided vocational testimony as a fact-finding witness
  • Created a Job Seeking Skills resource tool for clients
  • Coordinated orientation and training for new colleagues

EDUCATION

UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN OSHKOSH, Oshkosh, WI
Master of Education Counseling
Emphasis: Student Development in Higher Education

UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN OSHKOSH, Oshkosh, WI
Major: Bachelor of Social Work
Minor: Sociology

2905 Lucerne Dr. S.E., Suite 102
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
Phone: (800)968-7796
Phone: (616)957-7796
Fax: (616)957-4484
 
Serving Michigan, Northern Indiana and Ohio