Open Access Graduate Research Paper
Gifted children--Counseling of; Gifted teenagers--Counseling of;
Gifted youth in the United States are a special and often misunderstood population. The purpose of this study is to share research done on this group. The research reviewed gives both general knowledge on the gifted population and how they interact throughout the counseling process. Specifically, the paper discusses characteristics of gifted children, common issues faced by the gifted population, including in the classroom, with peers, and within families. The paper also discusses counseling agendas for gifted youngsters, counseling assets of the gifted child, and effective interventions used for gifted youngsters.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts
Educational Leadership, Counseling, and Postsecondary Education
Linda J. Nebbe
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©2006 Susan C. Koldenhoven
Koldenhoven, Susan C., "Counseling gifted youth : problems and procedures" (2006). Graduate Research Papers. 1008.