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Keywords

Student counselors;

Abstract

In counseling profession, numerous techniques exist to assist counselors in helping clients with challenges. Although several types of strategies can be implemented by counselors, few strategies exist that are useful for majority of clients. Discussed in this text is one possible strategy that can be used with numerous types of clients and circumstances. This tool is the development of a supportive counselor-client connection, specifically used in a school setting. Benefits of this strategy include clients' feelings of support and encouragement, easing of student transitions and difficulties, increased self-esteem and general well-being, and academic and social progress. Additional considerations also noted within the text include a discussion of counselor-client connections in regards to dual-relationships and ethical decision making.

Year of Submission

2008

Degree Name

Master of Arts in Education

Department

Educational Leadership, Counseling, and Postsecondary Education

First Advisor

Jan R. Bartlett

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Date Original

2008

Object Description

1 PDF file (10 pages)

Language

EN

File Format

application/pdf

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