Consultant in Toronto, Ontario, Canada
As a Rehabilitation Services Consultant, John Lepore has been actively working in the rehabilitation field gaining professional experience in complex injuries casemanagement , vocational evaluation, psycho-vocational consultation, employment/career counselling, adult training, and job placement, for 30 years. He has performed Labour Market Re-Entry assessments as a WSIB approved case manager for primary service providers in Ontario and has provided vocational and rehabilitation case management in the auto insurance sector for over 10 years as a Canadian Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CCRC 1994-2004). He has worked with a diverse adults population with mood, anxiety and substance abuse disorders in assisting them developing life skills, acessing vocational training and educational opportunities, boost self-esteem and confidence, and maximize their vocational and life opportunities.
He has co-authored two study guidelines in the Rehabilitation courses for the York University/Seneca Rehabilitation Services Programme and he has been an instructor for ten years in this certificate programme. As the Assistant Director of COSTI Rehabilitation Centre in the past, he coordinated this organization’s Vocational Evaluation and Psycho-Vocational Unit for 10 years serving the rehabilitation needs of over 4,000 clients.