ERIC Number: ED390182
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Counseling the Gifted and Talented.
Silverman, Linda Kreger, Ed.
This graduate-level textbook provides a framework for understanding giftedness, and considers the counseling process and strategies for counseling in the schools. Chapters include: "The Gifted Individual" (Linda Kreger Silverman); "The Quest for Meaning: Counseling Issues with Gifted Children and Adolescents" (Deirdre V. Lovecky); "A Developmental Model for Counseling the Gifted" (L. Silverman); "Techniques for Preventive Counseling" (L. Silverman); "Group Counseling with Gifted Students" (Nicholas Colangelo and Jean Sunde Peterson); "Counseling Gifted Learning Disabled: Individual and Group Counseling Techniques" (Sal Mendaglio); "Counseling Families" (L. Silverman); "The Roles of Educational Personnel in Counseling the Gifted" (Joyce VanTassel-Baska and Lee Baska); "Academic Counseling for the Gifted" (Joyce VanTassel-Baska); "Career Counseling" (L. Silverman); "Assessment Tools for Counselors" (John F. Feldhusen et al.); "Gifted Students at Risk" (Ken Seeley); "Multicultural Counseling" (Kathy Evans); and "Social Development, Leadership, and Gender Issues" (L. Silverman). Appendices provide: an annotated resource guide to locating counseling and assessment services; a bibliography for parents; a list of children's literature featuring children who are gifted; biographies for students who are gifted; and annotated descriptions of the major periodicals in the field. (Each chapter contains references.) (SW)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Career Counseling, Children, Counseling Techniques, Counselor Role, Cultural Awareness, Educational Counseling, Elementary Secondary Education, Evaluation Methods, Family Counseling, Gifted, Gifted Disabled, Group Counseling, High Risk Students, Higher Education, Individual Counseling, Interpersonal Competence, Leadership, Learning Disabilities, Prevention, School Counseling, Staff Role, Student Evaluation
Love Publishing Co., 1777 South Bellaire St., Denver, CO 80222 ($39.95).
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Counselors; Students; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A