Transforming the School Counseling Profession

Transforming the School Counseling Profession
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Author: Bradley T. Erford
Pages: 462
ISBN: 0133351890
Release: 2014-01-09
Editor: Pearson College Division

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This text explains in a clear, concise manner how school counselors can effectively intervene systemically and personally on behalf of students, and how systemic, data-driven school counseling programs are effectively implemented through important leadership, advocacy, accountability, and diversity initiatives. School counselors in training get invaluable advice for preparing to enter their careers as a professional school counselors, and experienced professional school counselors and counselor supervisors get new perspectives and detailed descriptions for program development. Important foundational issues in developmental classroom guidance, individual and group counseling, consultation, collaboration and parental involvement, career and educational planning, and ethics and the law are introduced in easy to understand language, and illustrated with examples, case studies, and vignettes.

Transforming the School Counseling Profession

Transforming the School Counseling Profession
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Author: Bradley T. Erford
Pages: 464
ISBN: 0134610598
Release: 2018-01-16
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Transforming the way thousands of professional school counselors approach their work with students Transforming the School Counseling Profession demonstrates how to effectively implement systemic, data-driven school counseling programs.This clearly written text presents the profession in easy-to-understand language, and is illustrated with numerous applied examples, case studies, and vignettes. The 5th Edition has been updated to include all of the latest CACREP, ASCA, and ACA standards. It also now includes the DSM-5. Coverage of cultural competence has been expanded throughout the book. Also available with MyLab Counseling MyLab is the teaching and learning platform that empowers you to reach every student. By combining trusted author content with digital tools and a flexible platform, MyLab personalizes the learning experience and improves results for each student. MyLab Counseling organizes all assignments around essential learning outcomes and the CACREP standards-enabling easy course alignment and reporting. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyLab Counseling does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyLab Counseling, ask your instructor to confirm the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyLab Counseling, search for: 0134669843 / 9780134669847 Transforming the School Counseling Profession plus MyLab Counseling with Enhanced Pearson eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0134610598 / 9780134610597 Transforming the School Counseling Profession 0134642651 / 9780134642659 MyLab Counseling with Enhanced Pearson eText -- Access Card -- for Transforming the School Counseling Profession

Transforming the School Counseling Profession

Transforming the School Counseling Profession
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Author: Bradley T. Erford
Pages: 456
ISBN: 9780133577280
Release: 2014-01-03
Editor: Pearson Higher Ed

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. From one of the most respected authors in the field—a revision of the book that is transforming the way thousands of professional school counselors approach their work with students This book explains in a clear, concise manner how school counselors can effectively intervene systemically and personally on behalf of students, and how systemic, data-driven school counseling programs are effectively implemented through important leadership, advocacy, accountability, and diversity initiatives. School counselors in training get invaluable advice for preparing to enter their careers as a professional school counselors, and experienced professional school counselors and counselor supervisors get new perspectives and detailed descriptions for program development. Important foundational issues in developmental classroom guidance, individual and group counseling, consultation, collaboration and parental involvement, career and educational planning, and ethics and the law are introduced in easy to understand language, and illustrated with examples, case studies, and vignettes. This updated information in this revision helps readers keep pace with the rapidly changing field by accurately reflecting the changes in practice and in the literature, and by providing direction and leadership for future practice and scholarship.

The Use of Data in School Counseling

The Use of Data in School Counseling
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Author: Trish Hatch
Pages: 416
ISBN: 9781452290249
Release: 2013-11-13
Editor: Corwin Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Reach ALL students and prove how critical your counseling program is! Data can make the difference for today’s embattled school counseling programs, and this insightful book shows how to collect and manage it. Aligned with current research and the ASCA standards, this essential resource includes a complete set of user-friendly tools and templates for data collection, action-planning and reporting. Readers will learn how to: Develop a robust counseling curriculum that supports the Common Core Standards and drop-out prevention Replace “random acts of guidance” with intentional, well-timed interventions that are based on student needs Measure progress through pre- and post-assessments Deliver compelling reports that demonstrate your program’s impact

101 Solutions for School Counselors and Leaders in Challenging Times

101 Solutions for School Counselors and Leaders in Challenging Times
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Author: Stuart F. Chen-Hayes,Melissa S. Ockerman,E.C.M. Mason
Pages: 376
ISBN: 9781483345932
Release: 2013-11-09
Editor: Corwin Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

School counseling strategies that promote student success! So much is expected to prepare today’s students for success—academic achievement, career and college readiness, emotional and social competency, just to name a few. School counselors can make an enormous positive difference in children’s lives. In a succinct Q&A format, the authors provide school counselors and educational leaders with: 101 solutions to common counseling issues across the K–12 spectrum on topics ranging from data-driven counseling to bullying, collaboration, and equity Stories of school counselors and educational leaders who have successfully implemented these solutions Numerous print and digital resources for further exploration

A New Era in School Counseling

A New Era in School Counseling
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Author: Rita Schellenberg
Pages: 110
ISBN: 9781475804584
Release: 2013-05-28
Editor: R&L Education

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This text promotes the transformation of our the school counseling profession in what promises to be an unprecedented era by addressing the established and developing best practices significant to maturing the profession.

The Transformed School Counselor

The Transformed School Counselor
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Author: Carolyn Stone,Carol A. Dahir
Pages: 560
ISBN: 1305087275
Release: 2015-05-29
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Preparing readers for real-world practice, THE TRANSFORMED SCHOOL COUNSELOR, Third Edition demonstrates how to effectively use theories, data-driven decision-making, leadership, advocacy, and consultation to improve clients' scholastic achievement and foster social justice. Thoroughly integrating the ASCA National Model throughout, the book 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 awareness of the major societal and educational changes impacting the school counselor--including economy, technology, family structures, standards-based education, and diversity. Completely current and aligned with 2016 CACREP standards, the third edition is packed with new case studies, Voices from the Field insights, the latest data available, and real-world illustrations. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Career Counseling in P 12 Schools

Career Counseling in P 12 Schools
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Author: Jennifer Curry, PhD,Amy Milsom, DEd
Pages: 350
ISBN: 9780826110237
Release: 2013-08-12
Editor: Springer Publishing Company

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

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School Counselor Accountability

School Counselor Accountability
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Author: Carolyn B. Stone,Carol A. Dahir
Pages: 128
ISBN: UVA:X030105515
Release: 2007
Editor: Prentice Hall

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

" School Counselor Accountability A MEASURE of Student Success "Second Edition Carolyn B. Stone and Carol A. Dahir Practical Strategies for Building Accountability. This book provides strategies for designing and implementing accountability as a cornerstone of a school counseling program. Based on an action research model, it provides school counselors with methods to connect to the mission of schools and MEASURE the school counselors' contributions to student success. Learn how to lead, advocate, and collaborate with colleagues. Learn strategies for building accountability standards into counseling programs. Learn how to design and implement accountable programs and how to measure and report results. In this edition you will find: A simple step-by-step process for school counselors to connect their work with the expectations of school improvement and accountability Discussion of how to create data-driven school counseling programs and make data-driven decisions A proven method of linking school counseling to the instructional program and student achievement Action research techniques that can be used to measure school counseling effectiveness Fifteen MEASURE action plans submitted by practicing counselors Separate sections on urban and suburban systems "The information is presented in a way that will help the students think differently about accountability... The framework provided by [the] MEASURE [model] serves as a recipe for achieving success." "Phyllis Hallberg, Florida International University" "This gives life to the accountability concept now required in the school counseling profession... The key strength of this work is the presentation of a concrete model for bringing about systemic change in schools using data." "Susan Norris Huss, Bowling Green State University" To view the website that accompanies this text, please go to http: //www.prenhall.com/stone.

School Counseling in the 21st Century

School Counseling in the 21st Century
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Author: Sejal Parikh Foxx,Stanley B. Baker,Edwin R. Gerler, Jr.
Pages: 374
ISBN: 9781317561088
Release: 2016-07-01
Editor: Routledge

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

School Counseling in the 21st Century brings the theoretical aspects of school counseling to life. As they move through the book, school counselors in training will begin to identify and develop the significant pieces of a comprehensive school counseling program. They will also experience, through real and relevant case studies, how school counselors are using technology, assessment data, and leadership skills to implement effective programs aimed at serving their students. Each chapter reflects on how the national model for school counseling, standards of practice, multicultural skills, and ethical guidelines are the foundation of building comprehensive programs. School Counseling in the 21st Century comprehensively addresses the 2016 CACREP Standards: the beginning of each chapter outlines which core and school counseling standards are addressed, and chapters support CACREP’s requirement for material on multicultural counseling, ultimately enhancing readers’ knowledge and effectiveness in working with diverse populations.

School Counseling Classroom Guidance

School Counseling Classroom Guidance
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Author: Jolie Ziomek-Daigle
Pages: 344
ISBN: 9781483316499
Release: 2015-08-10
Editor: SAGE Publications

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Intended for school counselors to aid in the learning of developmental classroom guidance, School Counseling Classroom Guidance: Prevention, Accountability, and Outcomes by Jolie Ziomek-Daigle teaches the fundamentals, strategies, and research outcomes of classroom guidance programming for comprehensive, developmentally appropriate school counseling programs. The content of this book looks at the history and fundamentals of classroom guidance, how these activities meet CACREP and ASCA standards, how and why activities should be aligned to the larger academic curriculum and state/national teaching standards, recommendations on how to develop and assess classroom guidance units, a sampling of units and lessons, techniques in managing the classroom, and outcome research and trends. School Counseling Classroom Guidance: Prevention, Accountability, and Outcomes is part of the Counseling and Professional Identity Series, which targets specific competencies identified by CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Programs). To learn more about each text in the Series, please visit www.sagepub.com/vip/cpiseries.

Handbook of School Counseling

Handbook of School Counseling
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Author: Hardin L.K. Coleman,Christine Yeh
Pages: 928
ISBN: 9781135283582
Release: 2011-04-06
Editor: Routledge

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The mission of this forty-eight chapter Handbook is to provide a comprehensive reference source that integrates counseling theory, research and practice into one volume. It is designed to meet the needs of entry-level practitioners from their initial placement in schools through their first three to five years of practice. It will also be of interest to experienced school counselors, counselor educators, school researchers, and counseling representatives within state and local governments.

School Counselors as Educational Leaders

School Counselors as Educational Leaders
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Author: Joyce DeVoss,Minnie Andrews
Pages: 188
ISBN: 0618567933
Release: 2005-09
Editor: Houghton Mifflin College Division

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This text prepares school counselors-in-training to become effective educational leaders, advocates, and collaborators through exposure to current educational leadership and advocacy models. Relevant skill-building exercises encourage active involvement. Counseling and leadership theoretical foundations are integrated with practical principles and skills. Exercises provide students with opportunities to reflect on their own leadership qualities, beliefs, and practices. Students are encouraged to keep a journal of observations, key learning, and a list of student-generated topics for group discussions.

The Transformed School Counselor

The Transformed School Counselor
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Author: Carolyn Bishop Stone,Carol A. Dahir
Pages: 480
ISBN: 0840034067
Release: 2011-03-17
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Preparing readers for real-world practice, THE TRANSFORMED SCHOOL COUNSELOR, International Edition 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.

Transforming the School Counseling Profession

Transforming the School Counseling Profession
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Author: Lisa V. Corr
Pages: 329
ISBN: OCLC:61858219
Release: 2004
Editor: Unknown

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The Mindful School

The Mindful School
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Author: Patricia A. Jennings,Anthony A. DeMauro,Polina P. Mischenko
Pages: 271
ISBN: 9781462539987
Release: 2019-07-26
Editor: Guilford Publications

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Demonstrating the benefits of mindfulness for both educators and students in PreK–12, this book presents flexible models for implementing and sustaining schoolwide initiatives. Compelling case studies show how mindfulness practices can enhance students' academic and social–emotional functioning as well as teacher effectiveness. Chapters review the evidence base for available programs, reflect on lessons learned in real schools, and provide guidance for planning and decision making. The roles of school leaders, teachers, counselors, and parents in creating a more supportive and compassionate school climate are discussed. Also described are innovative approaches to professional development and preservice teacher training.

MyLab Counseling with Pearson EText Access Card for Transforming the School Counseling Profession

MyLab Counseling with Pearson EText    Access Card    for Transforming the School Counseling Profession
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Author: Bradley T. Erford
Pages: 99998
ISBN: 0134642651
Release: 2018
Editor: Pearson

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ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products. NOTE: Make sure to use the dashes shown on the Access Card Code when entering the code. Student can use the URL and phone number below to help answer their questions: https://support.pearson.com/getsupport/s/ 800-677-6337 Packages Access codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included when purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson; check with the seller before completing your purchase. Used or rental books If you rent or purchase a used book with an access code, the access code may have been redeemed previously and you may have to purchase a new access code. Access codes Access codes that are purchased from sellers other than Pearson carry a higher risk of being either the wrong ISBN or a previously redeemed code. Check with the seller prior to purchase. 0134642651 / 9780134642659 MyLab Counseling with Pearson eText -- Access Card -- for Transforming the School Counseling Profession, 5/e Package consists of: 0134127609 / 9780134127606 MyCounselingLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card -- Generic, 1/e 0134674952 / 9780134674957 MyLab Counseling with Pearson eText -- Instant Access -- for Transforming the School Counseling Profession, 5/e

Assessment for Counselors

Assessment for Counselors
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Author: Bradley T. Erford
Pages: 624
ISBN: 0134990005
Release: 2020-01-04
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

"Assessment is counseling and counseling is assessment! The evolving profession of counseling has entered the age of accountability, regardless of specialization or practice venue. Managed care and school reform have become important forces driving decision making in contemporary society. Given this context, the more a professional counselor knows about formal and informal assessment procedures, the more informed, effective, and efficient the professional counselor's treatment of clients and students"--

Counseling Special Populations in Schools

Counseling Special Populations in Schools
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Author: Emily S. Fisher,Kelly S. Kennedy
Pages: 224
ISBN: 9780199355785
Release: 2016-12-05
Editor: Oxford University Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Counseling Special Populations in Schools provides school-based mental health professionals with practical, specific strategies for counseling special populations of students who are at risk for academic, social, emotional, and behavioral problems in school. These special populations include students who are homeless, living in foster care, involved with the juvenile justice system, LGBTQ, pregnant or parenting, gifted, in military families, at-risk for school failure and dropout, and impacted by incarcerated parents. Each chapter focuses on one group of students, highlighting critical background information and providing evidence-informed counseling approaches and strategies to promote resilience and support student development. Chapters provide specific information about how to use basic counseling skills, as well as more advanced counseling techniques such as Solution-Focused Brief Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing, to address the needs and challenges of these special populations of students. This advanced-level counseling book is an excellent resource for mental health professionals and graduate students who want to be able to provide effective counseling services for all students.

The National Standards for School Counseling Programs

The National Standards for School Counseling Programs
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Author: Chari Anne Campbell,Carol A. Dahir
Pages: 81
ISBN: 156009026X
Release: 1997
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The purpose of the school counseling program is to impart specific skills and learning opportunities through academic, career, and personal/social development experiences in a proactive and preventive manner for all students. This document presents national standards that can establish similar goals, expectations, support systems, and experiences for all students as a result of participation in a school counseling program. Chapter 1 defines standards and provides the American School Counselor Association's (ASCA) rationale for the development of these national standards. Chapter 2 provides an overview of the history of the school counseling profession and defines the school counseling program. The program goals are outlined, and major components are described along with benefits derived by its constituencies. Chapter 3 outlines the standards for the areas of academic, career, and social development. Following this is a list of student competencies that define the specific knowledge, attitudes, and skills that students should obtain as a result of participating in the program. Chapter 4 focuses on the initial stages of implementation and evaluation for a standards-based school counseling program. Sample activities of standards into practice are presented. Appendixes include information about ASCA, the Research Development Process for National Standards, and The School Counselor and comprehensive School Counseling Programs. (Contains 48 references.) (ADT)