101 careers in counseling / Shannon J. Hodges, PhD, LMHC, NCC, ACS
- Hodges, Shannon
- Additional Titles:
- One hundred one careers in counseling
One hundred and one careers in counseling
- New York, NY : Springer Publishing Company, LLC, 
- Copyright Date:
- Second edition.
- Physical Description:
- xxi, 312 pages ; 23 cm
- Machine generated contents note: 1.The Profession of Counseling: Coming of Age -- Steps to Becoming a Professional Counselor in the United States -- Types of Counseling -- A Brief History of the Counseling Profession -- The 1980s to 2000 -- Important Credentials in Counseling -- Similarities Among Counselors, Psychologists, and Social Workers -- Psychiatrists -- Psychologists -- Counselors -- Social Workers -- Marriage and Family Therapists -- Dance Therapy, Art Therapy, Music Therapy, and Others -- The Job Market for Counselors -- Occupational Outlook for Counselors -- Earnings for Counselors -- Summary -- References -- 2.Counseling as a Career -- Is the Counseling Profession a Good Fit for You? -- Required Education and Training to Become a Counselor -- Variations in Counselor Experience and Training -- Benefits of a Career in Counseling -- The Case of Carl -- The Necessity of Professional Membership -- Licensure and Certification -- Basic Licensure Information -- Certification -- Strength of the Profession -- Summary -- References -- 3.Career Variations in the Counseling Profession -- I.Counseling Children and Families -- Spotlight Domestic Violence Counseling -- 1.Counseling Children in Intact Families -- 2.Counseling Children in Foster Care -- 3.Counseling Families -- 4.Counseling Couples -- 5.Counseling Couples Wishing to Adopt -- 6.Counseling and Play Therapy -- 7.Counselors as Parent Effectiveness Trainers -- 8.Counselors Working in Child Protection and Family Services -- 9.Counseling Children in Outpatient Treatment -- 10.Counseling Children in Inpatient Settings -- Spotlight: E-Counseling and Technology -- II.Counselors in the Schools -- Spotlight: School Counseling -- 11.Counseling in Elementary Schools -- 12.Counseling in Middle Schools -- 13.Counseling in High Schools -- 14.Counseling in Private Schools -- 15.Counseling in Alternative Schools -- 16.Counseling in Residential Schools -- 17.Counseling in School-Based Family Services Centers -- 18.After-School Counseling Services -- III.Counseling in Colleges and Universities -- Spotlight: Assistant Professor of Counselor Education -- 19.Professor of Counselor Education -- 20.The Counselor as Department Chair -- 21.Director of a College or University Counseling Center -- 22.Counseling in a College or University Counseling Center -- 23.Counseling in a Large University Counseling Center -- 24.Counseling in a Medium-Size University Counseling Center -- 25.Counseling in a Small College Counseling Center -- 26.Counseling in a Community or Technical College -- 27.Counselors Working in a College Career Center -- 28.Counseling in a College or University Residence Hall -- 29.Counselors Working in Student Affairs (Noncounseling Positions) -- 30.Counselors Working as Academic Advisors -- 31.The Counselor as Campus Ombudsman -- 32.The Counselor as Academic Dean (or Associate Dean or Assistant Dean) -- IV.Counseling in Community Mental Health Settings (Public and Private) -- 33.Counseling in Outpatient Clinics and Agencies -- 34.Counseling in Inpatient Settings -- 35.Residential Counselors in Long-Term Psychiatric Care -- 36.Counseling in Outpatient Chemical Dependency Clinics -- 37.Counseling in Inpatient Residential Addictions Treatment -- 38.Counseling Intellectually Disabled Clients -- 39.Clinical Rehabilitation Counselors -- 40.Counseling the Homeless -- V.Counseling the Elderly -- 41.Counseling in Retirement Centers -- 42.Counseling the Elderly in an Outpatient Center -- 43.Counseling the Elderly for End-of-Life Decisions -- 44.The Counselor as Day-Care Coordinator -- VI.Spiritual-Based Counseling and Related Areas -- Spotlight Pastoral Counseling -- 45.Counseling in a Pastoral Counseling Center -- 46.Counseling in a Church, Synagogue, or Other Religious Institution -- 47.Bereavement Counseling -- 48.Counseling the Homeless in Spiritual-Based Centers -- 49.Hospice Counseling -- VII.Counseling in Private Practice -- Spotlight: Private Practice in Counseling -- 50.Counseling in Private Practice (Solo) -- 51.Counseling in Private Practice (With Associates) -- 52.Counseling in an Employee Assistance Program -- VIII.Counseling in Correctional Settings and the Legal Arena -- 53.Counseling in a County Jail -- 54.Counseling in Prisons -- 55.Counseling in Juvenile Detention Facilities -- 56.Forensic Counseling -- 57.Counselors as Divorce Mediators -- 58.The Counselor as Therapeutic Mediator -- 59.The Counselor as Probation Worker -- 60.The Counselor in the Restorative Justice Field -- 61.The Counselor as Probation Officer -- 62.Gang Prevention Counselor -- 63.The Counselor as Victim's Rights Advocate -- IX.Counseling in Crisis Intervention and Emergency Management -- Spotlight Trauma Counseling -- 64.Counseling in the Aftermath of Natural and Major Disasters -- 65.Counseling in the Aftermath of a Tragedy (e.g., School Shootings, Suicide) -- 66.Counseling in Domestic Violence Shelters -- 67.Counseling Victims of Sexual Assault -- 68.Crisis Line Counseling -- 69.Counseling Individuals Who Are in Transitional Settings -- X.Counseling in Healthcare Organizations -- Spotlight Counseling in a Healthcare Setting -- 70.The Counselor in the Hospital -- 71.The Counselor in the Health Clinic -- XI.Career and Vocational Counseling -- 72.Career and Vocational Counseling in an Agency Setting -- 73.Employment Counseling -- 74.Career Coaching -- XII.Counseling in the Military -- 75.Counseling in the Military -- 76.Counseling in VA Hospitals -- XIII.Creative Arts Counseling -- Spotlight: Creative Arts Counselor -- 77.The Counselor as Art Therapist -- 78.The Counselor as Dance Therapist -- 79.The Counselor as Music Therapist -- 80.The Counselor as Drama Therapist -- 81.The Counselor and Animal-Assisted Therapy -- 82.The Counselor as Play Therapist -- XIV.International Counseling Careers -- Spotlight: Counseling in Australia -- 83.Counseling in a Foreign Country -- 84.The Counselor as Human Rights Worker -- 85.The Counselor Educator in a Foreign Country -- 86.Counseling in a Foreign University -- 87.The Counselor as Student Affairs Professional in a Foreign University -- XV.Emerging Fields and Professions in Counseling -- Spotlight: Wilderness-Based Counseling -- 88.Genetic Counseling -- 89.The Counselor as Life Coach -- 90.Personal Fitness Coaching -- 91.Athletic Performance Counseling -- 92.Adventure-Based Counseling/Therapy -- 93.Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer+ Counseling -- 94.Financial Counselor -- XVI.Nontraditional Counseling Careers -- Spotlight: The Counselor as Consultant and Trainer -- 95.The Counselor as Human Resources Professional -- 96.The Counselor as Trainer and Facilitator -- 97.The Counselor as Consultant -- 98.The Counselor as Author -- 99.The Counselor as Community Activist -- 100.The Counselor as Human Services Caseworker -- 101.The Counselor as Executive Director of a Nonprofit Agency -- 102.The Counselor as Program Manager in a Nonprofit Agency -- References -- 4.Financing Your Education -- Some Considerations -- Looking for Scholarships -- Additional Methods of Financing Graduate School -- Federal Student Loans -- Work Study -- Graduate Assistanceships -- Graduate Fellowships -- References -- 5.Counselors and the Job Search -- The Visioning Process: Creating Your Dream -- The Next Step: The Career Center -- Requesting Letters of Reference -- Developing a Winning Resume or CV -- A Few Points Before You Begin to Construct Your Resume or CV -- Action Words -- Where to Search for Counseling Jobs -- Interview Questions to Anticipate -- Sample Interview Questions -- Inappropriate Questions -- A Final Checklist Before the Interview -- Dealing With Rejection -- Stages of Job Rejection Grief -- Reasons Candidates are Rejected for Jobs -- Transforming Your Disappointment -- Final Thoughts on Managing Job Rejection -- Entertaining a Job Offer: To Accept or Not to Accept -- An Employment Decision Tree -- If You Reject the Offer -- If You have Decided to Accept the Offer -- Some Final Thoughts on the New Job -- Conclusion: A Few Tips to Remember -- References.
- 9780826172327 paperback
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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