Running Head: Counseling and educating deaf clients
Open Access Graduate Research Paper
Deaf -- Counseling of; Deaf children;
Counseling and educating deaf individuals involves unique and important skills that professionals need to have. This paper researches different areas of concern, including ethical dilemmas facing the deaf culture, the importance of clear communication, appropriate uses of interpreters, and the importance of confidentiality in counseling. A project was developed in conjunction with this paper, which includes flash cards with some basic signs. These flash cards could be used in a variety of settings, including a classroom. Future research areas are also discussed, including the use of new technologies and continued observation of the differences in diagnoses between hearing and deaf clients.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts
Department of Educational Leadership and Postsecondary Education
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©2009 Sarah R. Zollar
Zollar, Sarah, "Counseling and educating deaf individuals" (2009). Graduate Research Papers. 1789.