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CLED 600: Professional Orientation & Ethical Practice in Counseling

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Topics / Concepts:

  • counseling
  • "career counseling"
  • "career development"
  • "career guidance"
  • "career planning"
  • "rehabilitation counseling"
  • "vocational adjustment"
  • "school counseling"
  • "school counselors"
  • "counselor teacher cooperation"
  • "educational counseling"
  • "college preparation"
  • ethics
  • integrity
  • confidentiality
  • privacy
  • "conflict of interest"
  • unethical


Research Design:

  • "Evidence based"
  • "Control group"
  • "Randomized controlled trial" [or RCT]
  • Empirical
  • "Longitudinal study"
  • "Double blind"
  • "Research based"
  • "Best practices"
  • "Systematic review"
  • "Meta analysis"

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Education (Cabell Library 3rd floor)

LB 1027.5 - 1027.8

Student guidance and counseling. Personnel service.

LB 1051 - 1091

Educational psychology.

LC 1081 - 1099

Industry and education. Business and education.

LC 1390 - 5159

Education of special classes of persons (e.g., gender, ethnicity, exceptional (gifted and those with disabilities)

 

Commerce (Cabell Library 3rd floor)

HF 5381

Vocational guidance. Career development.