Trends in Gerontological Counselor Preparation

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Jane E. Myers, Professor (Creator)
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
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Abstract: This study identifies current trends in preparation of counselors to work with older persons, including specialty course work in gerontological counseling and the extent to which gerontological counseling content and issues are incorporated into existing required and elective counselor preparation courses. Recommendations for increasing such content in existing courses. rather than the introduction of new specialty courses, are presented.

Additional Information

Counselor Education and Supervision, 30(3), 194-204.
Language: English
Date: 1991
Gerontology, Older people, Counseling, Counselor training

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