What is Adjustment to Injury Counselling?
An employee who has experienced traumatic stress, psychological/physical injury and/or mental illness may require specialised services to support them in returning to work. KINNECT’s Adjustment to Injury Counselling centres around an evidence-based framework with the focus of assisting injured workers overcome the variety of psychological barriers that may directly delay or prevent a successful return to work.
When conducted concurrently with a Return to Work Plan, KINNECT’s Adjustment to Injury Counselling can facilitate a timely and durable return to work through the provision of proactive self-management techniques that provides an injured worker with both coping strategies and support during the rehabilitation process.
KINNECT’s Adjustment to Injury Counselling sessions are tailored against the individuals specific needs, however all sessions are conducted with the eventual goal for a long term, sustainable, return to work for the injured worker. The specific issues that can be addressed through adjustment to injury counselling include:
- Chronic pain
- Post-traumatic stress disorder
- Adjustment to change
- Difficulties in a persons life