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ERIC Number: ED146502
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-May-6
Pages: 27
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
The Open Door: A Campus Peer Counseling Center.
Kahn, Malcolm; And Others
This report discusses in detail the development and operation of the Open Door, a peer counseling center at the University of Miami, in operation since 1970. It includes the historical development, a description of the volunteer workers, the training program, and research programs concerning the Open Door. Broadly speaking, the workers provide information, counseling, referrals, and crisis intervention on topics varying from birth control to academic problems to drug use. The workers also hand out informational literature and sponsor educational forums on topics such as birth control and homosexuality. (Author/PFS)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association (Hollywood, California, May 4-7, 1977)