ERIC Number: ED150480
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
A Program for Optimizing Women's Leadership Skills (OWLS)
Sandmeyer, Louise; And Others
This program provides counselors with a means for integrating the individual, with the organizational, aspects of leadership training. In addition to an extensive, annotated bibliography, this monograph consists of seven sections: (1) an historical perspective of women in leadership roles; (2) a review of the literature concerning women and leadership; (3) an overview of current leadership programs and their limitations; (4) a rationale for the Optimizing Women's Leadership Skills (OWLS) program; (5) an exposition of the OWLS program consisting of four units: an organizational assessment, an individual assessment, skill building modules, and structured experiences; (6) a suggested method for implementing the program; (7) recommendations for adapting OWLS to varying settings and clientele. (PFS)
Descriptors: Adult Counseling, Annotated Bibliographies, Communication Skills, Decision Making, Females, Leadership, Leadership Training, Literature Reviews, Models, Objectives, Program Descriptions
NAWDAC, Publications, 1028 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., Suite 922, Washington, D.C., 20036 ($5.50 each)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Counseling and Personnel Services, Ann Arbor, MI.