Education Reference Guide: Guidance & Counseling, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1429835257
  • ISBN-13: 9781429835251
  • DDC: 371.4
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 122 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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The EDUCATION REFERENCE GUIDE series is designed to provide a solid foundation for the research of various educational topics. This volume offers an introduction to the varying forms of guidance and counseling services offered in public schools and the challenges these programs frequently face. The essays begin by looking at the programs and guidance methods that school counselors use in delivering their services to the students and the school. The articles also examine the responsibilities of counselors who must be able to address and resolve a range of students' academic, social, developmental, and occupational needs.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: School Guidance Centers.
2: Counseling Methods.
3: The School Psychologist.
4: Multicultural Counseling Programs.
5: Counseling Students who are Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, or Questioning.
6: Peer Counseling Programs.
7: Testing & Evaluation.
8: Academic Interventions.
9: College Placement Counseling.
10: Vocational Counseling.
11: Intelligence & the Plight of the Average Student.
12: Birth Order & Educational Achievement.
13: Students with Mental Illness.
14: When Students Encounter Death.
15: Substance Abuse Counseling.