Category: Educational Counselling

  • Download Groups in Practice: A School Counselor's Collection by Debra Madaris Efird PDF

    By Debra Madaris Efird

    This useful, easy handbook will offer institution counselors with the knowledge they should manage and run twelve diverse counseling teams. although the writer has test-driven the teams with center college scholars, the content material is definitely adaptable for higher straightforward and highschool scholars. each one bankruptcy is dedicated to a selected team and contains





    • a rationale for the group



    • step-by-step breakdowns of every session



    • reproducible worksheets and activities



    • group-specific review form.



    Special sections inside of each one bankruptcy supply how you can make implementation more uncomplicated and deal with capability difficulties. additionally incorporated are the yankee institution Counselor organization criteria which are addressed in the course of the process the gang. conventional team themes corresponding to Divorce, Grief, and learn talents subscribe to exact teams adapted for college students facing Asperger Syndrome, recognition Deficit illness, Juvenile Diabetes, and Relational Aggression. the writer has used her broad adventure to create this necessary consultant which college counselors in any respect degrees of expertise will locate a vital device of their staff work.

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  • Download School Counseling for Black Male Student Success in 21st by Malik S. Henfield,Ahmad R. Washington PDF

    By Malik S. Henfield,Ahmad R. Washington

    Discussions and learn relating to the salience of Black male scholar wishes and improvement on the subject of their normal luck and well?being is well?documented in lots of fields. certainly, many stories have discovered that fit masculine identification improvement is linked to a few optimistic results for men quite often, together with Black men. in class counseling literature, although, this dialogue has been particularly absent—particularly relating to these scholars residing in city contexts. certainly, study dedicated to the examine of Black men within the institution counseling literature focuses virtually solely on race and concerns linked to its social building with purely cursory, if any, recognition given to their masculine id improvement as a functionality of residing in city groups and attending city colleges. in keeping with this lack of awareness, it's most likely a secure assumption that intentional, systematic, culturally proper efforts to help Black men in constructing fit success and masculine identities in line with their detailed own, social, educational reviews and destiny profession pursuits aren't being utilized by means of university counselors all in favour of assembly scholars’ needs.

    School counselors are in a distinct place, still, to lend their huge expertise—insights, education and skills—to bettering existence results between Black males—a inhabitants who're continually in positions of danger in line with a couple of caliber of existence symptoms. with no wisdom and understanding of Black men’ masculine identification improvement in city components, coupled with the considered necessary talents to persuade the myriad components that increase and bog down fit improvement in such environments, they're lacking out on great possibilities which different professions seem to comprehend and, fairly frankly, appear to take extra heavily. As such, this ebook proposes to complete particular goals:

    1. spotlight the plight of Black men with particular emphasis at the ecological parts in their lives relating to present tuition tradition and trends.

    2. motivate tuition counselors to offer extra idea to Black male identification improvement that takes into account differential reviews in society as an entire, and faculties specifically, as a functionality of the intersection in their race, in addition to their gender.

    The first cause for this ebook, then, is to focus on the plight of Black men with particular emphasis at the ecological parts in their lives with regards to present institution tradition and traits (e.g., standards?based responsibility practices) in city environments. even if, I realize the position of college counselors hasn't ever been totally built-in into academic reform courses. As such, their positions are usually unregulated and decided by means of humans in positions of energy who do not realize their education, job?specific criteria and, hence, strength effect at the lives of Black male scholars. for that reason, their substantial capability to improve powerful interventions designed to handle the myriad racial and masculine components that serve to augment and bog down Black men’ educational fulfillment is usually unrealized. as a result, the second one cause of this distinctive factor is to incorporate the scholarship institution counselors and counselor educators with coverage swap in brain. students should be invited to give a contribution manuscripts that discover race, masculinity and educational success in terms of the function of college counselors. this is often designed to inspire college counselors and counselor educators to offer extra inspiration to Black male id improvement that takes under consideration differential reports in society as an entire, and faculties particularly, as a functionality of the intersection in their race, in addition to their gender.
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  • Download The Definitive Guide to Pre-Medical Postbaccalaureate by Alicia McNease Nimonkar PDF

    By Alicia McNease Nimonkar

    The Definitive consultant to Pre-medical Postbaccalaureate Programs is the 1st booklet ever to concentration completely on postbaccalaureate pre-medical courses. It assists scholars looking an alternative pathway to clinical university, whether or not they are altering careers or operating to enhance their undergraduate educational checklist.

    It provides:

  • Inspirational interviews with scholars who've effectively accomplished postbac courses to matriculate into scientific school.
  • Informative interviews with postbac software administrators from around the nation proposing an intimate creation to different programs.
  • Practical suggestion on identifying the kind of software that will be just right in keeping with the student’s needs.
  • Insightful information on employing successfully.
  • Insider recommendation to make sure that you excel on your postbac program.


  • In addition, the index features a finished checklist of all postbac courses within the usa.

    If you're a non-traditional pre-med, this ebook is your street map to scientific school.
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  • Download Making Self-Employment Work for People with Disabilities by Cary Griffin,David Hammis,Beth Keeton,Molly Sullivan,Paul PDF

    By Cary Griffin,David Hammis,Beth Keeton,Molly Sullivan,Paul Wehman

    As self-employment turns into a plausible choice for increasingly more adults with major disabilities, provide them life like, sensible advice and help with the hot variation of this well known guidebook. up to date with a brand new and superior evaluate technique, extra self-employment luck tales, and the most recent on coverage alterations and on-line possibilities, this booklet is your step by step advisor to supporting adults with disabilities get a small enterprise off to a powerful begin. You’ll become aware of the nuts and bolts of person-centered company making plans, and you will get concrete, step by step innovations for each element, from company plans to advertising and marketing to funds. a must have source for employment experts, transition execs, and people with disabilities and their households, this e-book is the go-to advisor for turning a small company right into a monstrous success.


    SUPPORT individuals with DISABILITIES AS THEY:
    • discover their "personal genius" with a brand new overview procedure
    • build an intensive marketing strategy according to their targets and pursuits
    • effectively finance their small enterprise utilizing a number of profit resources
    • industry their enterprise, from defining buyers to advertisements in various media
    • maintain their advantages whereas navigating monetary and social safeguard platforms
    • make the main of precious aid from rehabilitation body of workers, vocational counselors, institution transition employees, and neighborhood courses

    PRACTICAL fabrics: Photocopiable making plans worksheets, case reviews that sincerely illustrate the "how" of profitable self-employment, and an annotated record of sites with very important details for small enterprise proprietors.
    WHAT’S NEW
    • New, field-tested "Discovering own Genius" evaluate process
    • up to date principles on utilizing social media and expertise to enhance and industry a enterprise
    • thoroughly revised details on person-centered company making plans
    • up to date information regarding on-line company possibilities
    • present coverage details, together with serious updates on Social defense
    • New luck tales from around the state
    • extra references to web pages and web-based assets and data
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  • Download Transformative Perspectives and Processes in Higher by Amber Dailey-Hebert,Kay S. Dennis PDF

    By Amber Dailey-Hebert,Kay S. Dennis

    This ebook goals to provide perception into the complexities confronting larger schooling this present day and to spotlight tangible possibilities that exist to deal with such matters. we're in a continuing kingdom of flux and better schooling must reply in additional proactive, intentional and leading edge how one can stay a proper cornerstone to society and tradition. The editors start by means of asking how our collective truth could switch if the complexity and uncertainty surrounding us have been embraced and leveraged to serve the learner and society as an entire. They invite the reader to discover collaborative techniques to individualized studying pathways, networked studying and a reimagined environment of academia. The chapters are prepared to notify the reader looking wisdom on find out how to 1) reshape and redefine the twenty first century college, with its evolving function in those transformative instances; 2) layout and enforce classes that deal with the altering wishes of the collage and the non-traditional pupil; and three) make the most of study on leading edge innovations with strategies that advertise organizational studying. The chapters profile the fluid nature of studying because it evolves in better schooling and the place of work, frequently with a blurred line setting apart the 2 environments. intriguing rules on the topic of heutagogy, problem-based studying, leading edge constructivist options, real studying and self-regulated studying all converge during this volume.

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  • Download From the Army to College: Transitioning from the Service to by Jillian Ventrone,Paul Karczewski PDF

    By Jillian Ventrone,Paul Karczewski

    Today’s squaddies are hugely stimulated to serve, yet face a variety of demanding situations, specifically contemplating the sacrifices they've got remodeled the prior decade of battle. because the provider branches face funds cuts and draw downs, infantrymen have to be conscious of the assets and concepts to be had to assist cause them to extra aggressive for promoting or extra credible for strength civilian-sector employers. From the military to varsity: Transitioning from the carrier to better Education fulfills this want through serving as a long term reference guide that might aid infantrymen all through their larger schooling or vocational targets and help with navigating the on hand investment assets. Aspiring civilians seeking to subscribe to the military, squaddies already on energetic responsibility, or these transitioning into the civilian quarter will achieve beneficial details to assist them correctly organize, plan, and practice the projects valuable for a winning transition into the realm of schooling. If a soldier’s objective is to extend his or her credentials via schooling or education, this e-book is the definitive box manual.
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  • Download Communication Skills for Conservation Professionals by Susan Kay Jacobson PDF

    By Susan Kay Jacobson


    Whether you're coping with wetlands, holding endangered species, or restoring ecosystems, you have to be in a position to converse successfully as a way to resolve conservation and source administration difficulties. Communication abilities for Conservation Professionals may also help just do that— it's a useful and encouraging publication that offers trouble-free assistance on reaching conservation ambitions via potent communication.

    Following introductory chapters that draw on study from communique, psychology, sociology, and schooling to spotlight parts severe for powerful communique, the publication describes the right way to assemble history details and aim audiences, explains how public kinfolk can effect attitudes and behaviors, and descriptions the way to layout and behavior a communications crusade. moreover, it offers step by step information for utilizing print, broadcast, and digital mass media; demonstrates tools for constructing public talks, interpretive brochures, shows, and trails; and explores long term conservation schooling recommendations for college students and adults.

     

    This moment version of a generally praised ebook, initially released in 1999, comprises new fabric on operating with stakeholders, volunteers, and different teams to multiply conservation good fortune. It additionally expands at the use of digital media with examples of conservation websites, blogs, e-newsletters, and different new media. The e-book’ s citations were up-to-date to incorporate a bunch of websites and different digital assets priceless for making plans and enforcing verbal exchange programs.

     

    Communication talents for Conservation Professionals is a useful addition to the conservationist’ s toolbox that may aid scientists, managers, involved electorate, and scholars converse extra effectively.

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  • Download What Do You Do Around Here Anyway?: Real-Life Discussion by Paul R. Smith PDF

    By Paul R. Smith

    What Do You Do round the following besides? candidly reviews the reports of 1 heart university crucial for a hundred and sixty consecutive days, or one university 12 months, with very little modifying. the fabric is far greater than the common case examine. The occasions are provided in context; the result of activities taken are noticeable within the day-by-day lives of all affected.
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  • Download Analog Electronics by Ian Hickman PDF

    By Ian Hickman

    Analog Electronics is an important booklet for all electronics designers to need to hand - it is going to solution nagging questions on center analog thought and layout rules in addition to delivering useful layout ideas.

    The moment variation of this renowned textual content has been superior with concise layout implementations, with some of the circuits taken from Ian Hickman's journal articles.

    Although no longer a conventional textbook, Analog Electronics is additionally an amazing direction textual content for college students at HNC/HND and measure point. The contents were rigorously matched to supply complete insurance of the suitable devices within the new BTEC better nationwide Engineering scheme from Edexcel.

    Ian Hickman is regarded to through hundreds of thousands of circuit designers for his cutting edge layout rules and transparent reasons of the basics of analog circuit layout. This publication is a distillation of Hickman's layout insights, introducing the entire major parts of analog electronics.

    • The specialist textual content for analog electronics
    • Includes quite a few functional circuit ideas
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  • Download Counseling Women Across the Life Span: Empowerment, by Jill, PhD, NCC Schwarz PDF

    By Jill, PhD, NCC Schwarz

    "Dr. Jill Schwarz' Counseling girls around the Lifespan is tailor made for gender-specific counseling classes. this article is very available and entire, and contains particular studying pursuits, state of the art examine, and questions for pupil mirrored image and dialogue. Importantly, every one bankruptcy is a choice to motion for all counselors to be advocates for switch in an international that desperately wishes empowering ways for counseling ladies and woman." - Mark Woodford

    "Within the pages of Counseling ladies around the Lifespan lay the seeds and private transformation. The textual content offers a accomplished overview of the problems that modern-day girls face, whereas delivering sensible principles for intervention and advocacy. With thought-provoking mirrored image questions on the finish of every bankruptcy, testimonials from graduate scholars who've been reworked because of this paintings, and actionable steps for you to tackle behalf of women's rights, you can't be yet replaced after enticing with this compelling text." - Corinne Zupko

    This publication, the 1st accomplished textual content to concentration particularly on counseling girls and women, offers a sweeping evaluate of woman lifestyles span improvement and concerns and provides a special integration of prevention, advocacy, and interventions. With contributions from top students and practitioners in assorted fields, it presents details, assets, and sensible feedback that counselors can use to aid empower person girls and women to stay as their actual selves, and to have interaction as potent collaborators in addressing societal inequities. With a powerful specialize in empowerment and adherence to a social justice framework, the booklet highlights the price of psychological overall healthiness practitioners making use of strengths-based ways and advocating for systemic change.

    Based on a starting place of knowing ladies' various holistic improvement, the textual content explores the main theoretical ways proper to counseling and psychotherapy with girls and women. It then discusses the foremost concerns confronted by means of women at varied developmental phases and describes applicable counseling ideas for every, concentrating on prevention in addition to intervention. particular issues and techniques for girls in several contexts, equivalent to schooling, actual healthiness and physique snapshot matters, and violence, are emphasised. targeted to the textual content is insurance of the way males particularly can function allies and advocates in developing more healthy and more secure societies for girls and ladies. Replete with helping gains reminiscent of studying ambitions, self-reflection activates, own narratives, dialogue questions, considerable assets, and methods for the way execs can function advocates and alter brokers, this booklet is a perfect middle textual content for classes on counseling ladies or gender concerns in counseling, social paintings, psychology, marriage and family members treatment, and women's reports courses, in addition to an invaluable source for psychological wellbeing and fitness practitioners.


    Key Features:


    • Uniquely covers lifestyles span improvement and counseling concerns, wishes, and alertness for women around the existence span

    • Emphasizes advocacy, prevention, and useful intervention strategies

    • Examines the contextual parts that have an effect on the feminine event, together with the oppressive constructions within which they live

    • Addresses international views, various ladies, a social justice framework, and empowerment

    • Includes studying pursuits, first-person bills, “Calls to Action,” and self-reflection and dialogue questions

    • A pattern path calendar and syllabus can be found to teachers to help in direction development

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