Ch 5: Professional Development for School Counselors

About This Chapter

Explore the professional development options available to school counselors featured in this useful and informative chapter. Print out the supplemental quiz worksheets and transcripts for video lessons to use as reference material.

Professional Development for School Counselors - Chapter Summary

In most all professions, continuing education and professional development are necessary to stay on top of current trends and research. School counselors are offered several opportunities to meet these requirements. In this chapter, you'll review the technology involved in using webinars and the educational requirements expected of counselors. By the end of this chapter, you should be familiar with:

  • The benefits of webinars
  • Distinguishing between counseling licensure and certification requirements
  • Educational and competency standards for the counseling profession

See how well you understand the information detailed in each section by taking the lesson quizzes, and then the more detailed chapter exam. These assessments are designed to help you determine if there are any areas you may need to re-examine. The quiz worksheets and transcripts for video lessons are printable so they can be used as hard-copy study material. If you have any questions while studying the information in this chapter, instructors are always available to answer them as promptly as possible.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
Not Taken
Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
Not Taken

Earning College Credit

Did you know… We have over 200 college courses that prepare you to earn credit by exam that is accepted by over 1,500 colleges and universities. You can test out of the first two years of college and save thousands off your degree. Anyone can earn credit-by-exam regardless of age or education level.

To learn more, visit our Earning Credit Page

Transferring credit to the school of your choice

Not sure what college you want to attend yet? has thousands of articles about every imaginable degree, area of study and career path that can help you find the school that's right for you.