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Counselor Feature: Rachel McGregor

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Rachel is currently The Choice Group’s liaison for Project SEARCH in the Hampton Roads area and is excellent at what she does! Even as a long-standing counselor, her passion for it is still very apparent, which is why we chose her as a Featured Counselor!  Congrats, Rachel, your hard work is worth celebrating!
How long have you been with The Choice Group?     About 4 years.
In which areas of Virginia do you work?
    Hampton Roads and Southside.
Do you do any special cases works?
    Project SEARCH Norfolk, Lead Transition Counselor, and I also work with clients who are deaf and hard of hearing.
What was your most memorable experience with TCG?
        I was working with a client who had a hard time navigating his work setting on his own.  He would rely on my verbal prompts to move from aisle to aisle.  Using an app on his iPod, I was able to map out his entire route of the store to complete his tasks.  I recorded my voice along with pictures and written labels to help him navigate t…

Congrats Project SEARCH Graduates!

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It's graduation season! We are so proud of this year's Project SEARCH graduates all across Virginia!

Graduation Schedule: Project SEARCH Chesapeake: June 2nd, 11:30am to 1pm, Lifestyle Center at Chesapeake Regional Medical Center Project SEARCH Hampton: June 6th 12pm to 2pm, Sentara Careplex Conference Rooms B and C Project SEARCH Norfolk: June 6th 6:3pm to 7:30pm, Sentara Norfolk General Brickhouse Auditorium Project SEARCH Williamsburg: June 15th 2pm to 4pm, Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center, Robert L. Graves Conference Room