Ch 10: Comprehensive School Counseling Program

About This Chapter

Learn about school counseling, including counseling elementary, middle school, and high school students. Common issues in each age group and approaches to counseling children are discussed.

Comprehensive School Counseling Program - Chapter Summary

This chapter introduces you to the elements of a comprehensive school counseling program, covering all levels of schooling and the common issues seen in each. Learn about the techniques used with different age groups, including elementary students, and middle and secondary students. Testing and assessment for age groups in this setting is discussed. By the end of this chapter, you should be familiar with:

  • Elements of school counseling programs
  • Common issues seen in elementary and middle/secondary school
  • Counseling methods for elementary and middle/secondary school students
  • Testing and assessment for school counselors

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6 Lessons in Chapter 10: Comprehensive School Counseling Program
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Elements of a Comprehensive School Counseling Program

1. Elements of a Comprehensive School Counseling Program

This lesson will discuss the essential elements of a comprehensive school counseling program. The lesson will end with a brief quiz to test what you have learned.

Counseling in Elementary Schools

2. Counseling in Elementary Schools

Ever wonder what an elementary school counselor does? In this lesson, we will look into counseling at an elementary school, including types of counseling and strategies used in the process.

Common Issues with Elementary School Children

3. Common Issues with Elementary School Children

While childhood is meant to be a happy time, there are many children for whom it is a time of emotional difficulty. This lesson looks into some challenges that are common to elementary-aged children.

Counseling in Middle/Secondary Schools

4. Counseling in Middle/Secondary Schools

How do middle and high school counselors guide their students? In this lesson, we're going to look into the different formats they use and how these benefit their students.

Common Issues with Middle/Secondary School Children

5. Common Issues with Middle/Secondary School Children

You may have had a tough time during your middle or high school years; during that time, it's common for teens to go through various emotional challenges. Here, we will look into several issues that are commonly faced during this time.

Testing and Assessment in Counseling: Types & Uses

6. Testing and Assessment in Counseling: Types & Uses

Why do counselors test their clients? What kind of assessments are out there? This lesson looks into these and other issues of testing and assessment.

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