101 Careers in Counseling

101 Careers in Counseling

by Shannon Hodges PhD, LMHC, ACS

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ISBN-13: 9780826108593
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Publication date: 03/14/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 344
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Shannon Hodges, Ph.D., LMHC, NCC, ACS is an associate professor of Counseling at Niagara University. He has almost 20 years of experience counseling in community agencies and university counseling centers. He formerly directed a university counseling center, was clinical director of a county mental health clinic, has 10 years experience supervising collegiate living groups and has extensive experience working with international students. Shannon has over 20 years teaching experience training mental health counselors, school counselors, and undergraduate psychology students. He has served as a department Chair, director of Clinical Training, and coordinator of a Mental Health Counseling program. He is the author of several books, including the bestselling A Job Search Manual for Counselors and Counselor Educators: How to Navigate and Promote Your Counseling Career (American Counseling Association), The Counseling Practicum and Internship Manual: A Resource for Graduate Counseling Students (Springer Publishing Company), book chapters, journal articles, poetry and essays. Recently, he published a mystery novel (City of Shadows, Athena Press) with a counselor as the protagonist. Dr. Hodges has been awarded for his research and teaching, and is a long-time member of the American Counseling Association (ACA), American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA), and several other ACA affiliate divisions.

Table of Contents

Foreword

Preface

Acknowledgments

PART I: INTRODUCTION

1 The Profession of Counseling

2 Counseling as a Career

PART II: CAREERS IN COUNSELING

3 Counseling Children and Families

4 Counseling the Elderly

5 Counseling in School Settings

6 Counseling in College and University Settings

7 Career and Vocational Counseling

8 Counseling in Community Mental Health Settings

9 Counseling in Private Practice

10 Counseling in Correctional Institutions and the Legal Arena

11 Counseling in the Military

12 Counseling in Health Care Organizations

13 Counseling in Crisis Intervention and Emergency Management

14 Spiritual-Based Counseling

15 Creative Arts Counseling

16 International Counseling Careers

17 Emerging Fields and Professions in Counseling

18 The Counselor in Nontraditional Careers

PART III: SCHOOL AND CAREER ISSUES

19 Financing Your Education

20 Counselors and the Job Search

References

Appendix

Index

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