ERIC Number: ED046022
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Oct
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Guidance for the NOW Student. Report of the 18th Annual All Ohio Guidance Conference.
Ohio School Counselors Association.; Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Guidance and Testing.
This report incorporates all the major conference events of the 18th Annual All Ohio Guidance Conference which had as its theme, "Guidance for the Now Student". The keynote address by Dr. Anthony Riccio, entitled "Guidance and the Destination Crisis" is concerned with the role of counselors and counselor educators of the near future. He presents an innovative training program designed to help counselor trainees better understand the problems of contemporary society and discusses the relevance of the rapid rate of societal change to counselors. The next article by James Thorp is concerned with the legal implications of House Bill 338 for school counselors. This bill requires that teachers and school authorities report evidence of child abuse to the proper officials. An address by Dr. Paul Fitzgerald stresses that the passport for counselors through the seventies must be involvement and that counselors must be instruments for change. Betram Gardner discusses the black student and emphasizes that "white counseling" techniques along with counselor attitudes are detrimental to the black child. Needed improvements in counseling and counselor attitudes are presented. The report also includes brief presentations by other individuals. (RSM)
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Authoring Institution: Ohio School Counselors Association.; Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Guidance and Testing.