About This Chapter
Who's it for?
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- Students who have fallen behind in understanding the various settings and aspects of career counseling
- Students who struggle with learning disabilities or learning differences, including autism and ADHD
- Students who prefer multiple ways of learning counseling (visual or auditory)
- Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
- Students who need an efficient way to learn about career counseling
- Students who struggle to understand their teachers
- Students who attend schools without extra counseling learning resources
How it works:
- Find videos in our course that cover what you need to learn or review.
- Press play and watch the video lesson.
- Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
- Test your understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
- Verify you're ready by completing the career counseling chapter exam.
Why it works:
- Study Efficiently: Skip what you know, review what you don't.
- Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
- Be Ready on Test Day: Use the career counseling chapter exam to be prepared.
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Students will review:
This chapter helps students review the concepts in a career counseling unit of a standard counseling course. Topics covered include:
- The process involved in career counseling
- Career development theories and uses
- Career counseling unique to diverse populations
- Counseling practices used in business and industry
1. The Career Counseling Process
Career counseling helps individuals discover their career path. In this lesson, you will learn about credentialing, the counseling process, the role of the career counselor, and the purpose of a career center.
2. Career Development Theories
Career theories help us work with others in making career decisions. This lesson will tell you about the most popular theories of career decision making.
3. Counseling in Business and Industry
Counselors can provide valuable resources to business and industry. This lesson explains how those resources can help the employer and the employee by helping employees be better workers.
4. Job Interview Tips: Questions & Thank-You Letters
We will discuss the different phases of interviewing for a job. This lesson will cover important tips before the interview, how to answer questions during the interview, and writing thank-you letters after the interview. Test your knowledge with a quiz at the end of the lesson.
5. Resume Writing Tips
Your resume is the first thing that a potential employer will see and what they use to decide whether they will invite you for an interview. In this lesson, learn some tips that will help you create an effective resume.
6. Vocational Skills: Definition & Examples
Vocational skills are skills you gain toward becoming knowledgeable in a specific trade or profession. In this lesson, you will learn more about vocational skills.
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Other chapters within the Counseling 101: Help and Review course
- The History of Counseling and Psychotherapy: Help and Review
- The Professional Counselor: Help and Review
- The Counseling Process: Help and Review
- Theoretical Approaches in Counseling: Help and Review
- Ethical and Legal Issues in Counseling: Help and Review
- Human Growth and Development in Counseling: Help and Review
- School Counseling: Help and Review
- Help & Review for Substance Abuse, Mental Health & Rehabilitation Counseling
- Social and Cultural Elements of Counseling: Help and Review
- Marriage and Family Counseling: Help and Review
- Group Counseling: Help and Review