Preparing readers for real-world practice, THE TRANSFORMED SCHOOL COUNSELOR, 2e teaches students to effectively use theories, data-driven decision making, leadership, advocacy, and consultation to improve their clients' scholastic achievement and foster social justice. Thoroughly integrating the ASCA National Model throughout, the text provides an excellent overview of how the school counseling profession has transformed to successfully meet the needs of 21st-century students. It challenges pre-service counselors to view their sphere of influence from a systemic perspective and develop an awareness of the major societal and educational changes impacting the school counselor, including economy, technology, family structures, standards-based education, and diversity. The cutting-edge Second Edition also includes an all-new chapter on working with special needs students and expanded coverage of diversity. Completely current, it is packed with new case studies, additional "Voices From the Field", the latest data available, and real-world illustrations. In addition, a host of expanded instructor's ancillaries helps maximize course planning and success.
Table of Contents
1. The New Vision of 21st Century School Counseling.
2. Counseling Theory in Schools.
3. Counseling Practice in Schools.
4. School Counselors as Leaders.
5. School Counselors as Advocates.
6. Legal and Ethical Issues for School Counselors.
7. Implementing the ASCA National Model.
8. School Counselor Accountability and Data Informed Practice.
9. Addressing Diversity from a Social Justice and Culturally Competent Perspective.
10. Working with Special Needs Students.
11. Promoting Safe and Respectful Learning Environments.
12. School Counselors as Consultants.
13. School Counselors as Coordinators and Collaborators, and Managers of Resources.
14. Career Planning and Student Transitions.
15. Transitioning into the Field of School Counseling.