About This Chapter
Who's It For?
Anyone who needs help learning or mastering career counseling material will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to learn career counseling techniques. Among those who would benefit are:
- Students who have fallen behind in understanding career counseling techniques
- Students who struggle with learning disabilities or learning differences, including autism and ADHD
- Students who prefer multiple ways of learning counseling psychology (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 psychology 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 Techniques 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 Techniques chapter exam to be prepared.
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Students Will Review:
This chapter helps students review the concepts in a career counseling techniques unit of a standard counseling psychology course. Topics covered include:
- Overview of career counseling process
- Counseling diverse populations about careers and career preparation
- Advising college students about careers and career preparation
- Business and other industry career counseling
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 Counseling with Diverse Populations
How can a career counselor work with many different people with unique needs? In this lesson, we'll look at career counseling with diverse populations, including two major approaches to diversity and key points for working with diverse groups.
3. Career Counseling Techniques for College Students
A new college graduates has many opportunities to consider and decisions to make. A career counselor can help both entry-level employees and experienced workers make good career moves.
4. 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.
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