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Ch 16: Creating Comprehensive School Counseling Programs

About This Chapter

In this chapter, you can review various strategies for implementing effective school counseling programs at different education levels. Review common issues experienced by children at different ages.

Creating Comprehensive School Counseling Programs - Chapter Summary

The lessons in this chapter will help you brush up on what you've previously learned about creating school counseling programs. By the end of this chapter, you will have examined:

  • Components of comprehensive programs
  • Common issues and counseling in elementary school
  • Issues and counseling with middle/secondary school students
  • Psychological testing

The lessons in this chapter have been developed by premier educators in the field to provide you with several methods for learning. Watch short videos for a visual exhibition of the material. Use the video's transcript for text-based learning. Take self-assessment quizzes at the end of each lesson to apply what you've learned. And at the end of the chapter, you will find a comprehensive test evaluating your comprehension of all the material you have reviewed.

6 Lessons in Chapter 16: Creating Comprehensive School Counseling Programs
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
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.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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