ERIC Number: ED081423
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
Veterans Guidance and Counseling: Suggestions for an Effective Veterans Program for Colleges.
This manual presents a perspective on counseling in veteran's education, and includes information and ideas for colleges to assist veterans in preparing for and entering higher education. The sections of the manual are: The Target Population; Program Objectives and Organization (Functions of Guidance and Counseling, Who Is a Counselor, Counselor Selection and Evaluation, and Continuing Education for Counselors); The Counselor and the Veteran-Student (Initial Contact and interview, and Building Resources for Counseling); Information for Counseling Veterans (Establishing a Referral System; Governmental, Community, and Private Assistance; Documents and Evidence; Placement and Availability of Part-Time Employment; Scholarships and Financial Aids; Student Loans; Budgeting and Financial Management; and Veterans Administration Benefits); Resources for Guidance and Counseling (Library Materials; The Place of Testing in Counseling; Interest, Attitude, and Value Inventories; Materials for Student Self-Inquiry; and Group Guidance and Counseling); and Summary. Appendixes provided Projecting Staff Size, Selected VA Forms and Instructions, and Tests and inventories. Reference materials and community resource directories are included. (DB)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: California Univ., Los Angeles. Western Center for Veterans Programs.