Finally, this discussion will focus on pertinent counseling
approaches presented in scholarly literature and other recommendations for school counselors.
Support has been found for the effectiveness of career counseling
in helping clients make vocational choices and career decisions (Oliver & Spokane, 1988; Ryan, 1999; Spokane & Oliver, 1983; Whiston, Sexton, & Lasoff, 1998).
is director of the Center for School Counseling
Outcome Research and an associate professor of school counselor education at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
We then conducted a keyword search on all American Counseling
Association (ACA) journals and on selected American Psychological Association (APA) journals.
This may manifest itself in an avoidance in utilizing psychological counseling
Regarding outcome differences, the prevalent preferred use of the person-centered counseling
style has been found ineffective and counterproductive when working with Native Americans and many other minorities (Lowrey, 1983; LaFromboise et al.
Although, questions about the efficacy of needs assessment studies in predicting the actual use of counseling
centers by students has been raised, Gallagher et al.
Section 3, Career Counseling
for Clients with Differing Abilities, focuses on the differing intervention levels needed by consumers introduced in Chapter One.
One of the ongoing advantages of utilizing the success counseling
model over time is that new counselors can grasp the techniques rather quickly After completing pre-camp with its emphasis on training in control theory and reality therapy, most counselors understand that success counseling
is not only effective but fairly easy to apply One does not have to be a psychology major in college to understand the control theory/reality therapy process.
Within some state vocational rehabilitation agencies there are specialists in placement counseling
Verify that your counseling
agency of choice is approved by the Executive Office for U.
The EOUST began accepting applications from nonprofit credit counseling
agencies in July 2005.