Congenital Rubella Syndrome (CRS) is a little known syndrome that is emerging in those people whose mother was infected with rubella while pregnant with them. As the people from the epidemic of the1960 sage physical and mental health issues are emerging, thought to be directly a cause from the rubella virus. Due to the physical and mental health issues these people are showing up in doctor's, mental health professional's and vocational rehabilitation counselor's offices, which have little knowledge of the syndrome. This article is a starting point to learning more about CRS and its effects on the persons affected.
Burg, L., & Friend, J. (2019). Congenital Rubella Syndrome Late Manifestations: New Challenges for Rehabilitation and Mental Health Providers. JADARA, 40(3). Retrieved from https://repository.wcsu.edu/jadara/vol40/iss3/6