ERIC Number: ED232036
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Success for Learning Disabled Students. Sources to Upgrade Career Counseling and Employment of Special Students.
Lombana, Judy H.
As one of the publications of the Florida Sources to Upgrade the Career Counseling and Employment of Special Students (SUCCESS) Project, this guide is designed to provide school counselors, occupational specialists, and other guidance personnel with basic information and listings of resources concerning the career guidance needs of handicapped students. This handbook addresses the special needs of students with learning disabilities. The first five of the guide's six chapters cover the following topics: the counselor and learning disabled students, diagnosing learning disabilities (including a list of appropriate tests), counseling learning disabled students, working with parents, and career planning and placement. The sixth chapter lists resources available for working with learning disabled students. A bibliography completes the handbook. (KC)
Descriptors: Career Counseling, Career Planning, Counseling Techniques, Counselor Role, Educational Diagnosis, Educational Resources, Job Placement, Learning Disabilities, Mainstreaming, Normalization (Handicapped), Parent Student Relationship, School Counseling, Secondary Education, Student Evaluation
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Florida State Univ., Tallahassee. Center for Studies in Vocational Education.
Note: For related documents, see CE 036 509-510.