Dr. Scott Sabella

Dr. Scott Sabella

    Dr. Scott Sabella is the former director of Region 8 Technical Assistance and Continuing Education (TACE) Center, which provided technical assistance and continuing education services to state VR agencies and their partners for seven years.  He holds an M.A. in neuropsychology, a Ph.D. in human rehabilitation, and is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor. Over the past five years, Dr. Sabella has presented on and authored materials related to the program evaluation in state vocational rehabilitation, brain injury rehabilitation, mental health service delivery, vendor evaluation, targeted needs assessment, and professional development.  He has provided research consultation for state vocational rehabilitation agencies and independent living centers in evaluation of special programs, conducting statewide needs assessments, assistive technology experiences for people with disabilities, and performance evaluation.  Areas of research interest include state vocational rehabilitation agency performance, program evaluation and quality assurance, engagement of clients in service delivery, counseling skills, building social support capital, brain injury rehabilitation, and mental health rehabilitation.