ERIC Number: ED204549
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
Resource Guide: Vocational Counseling for Adults.
Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State Univ., Blacksburg, Coll. of Education Small Grant Program.
This resource guide is designed to assist educational institutions and agencies to expand and increase the effectiveness of their vocational guidance and counseling programs for adults. It includes a relevant combination of articles, books, research reports, audivisoual materials, organizations, and directory lists. The references were compiled from a variety of sources, including a comprehensive computer-assisted ERIC literature search, other guides prepared on the subject, federal and state research and training projects, and various private and governmental agencies. The guide covers the following topics: adult counseling, adult education, special topics (appraisal, Comprehensive Employment and Training Act, corrections), career resources, reference materials (directories, bibligraphies, guides, handbooks), publications, associations and advisory councils. A directory of exemplary vocational guidance projects for adults in Virginia also is included. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Adults, Advisory Committees, Annotated Bibliographies, Audiovisual Aids, Career Counseling, Career Guidance, Correctional Education, Counseling Techniques, Counselor Role, Demonstration Programs, Evaluation, Guides, Occupational Information, Organizations (Groups), Periodicals, Resources
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Virginia State Dept. of Education, Richmond. Div. of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State Univ., Blacksburg, Coll. of Education Small Grant Program.
Identifiers - Location: Virginia
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Comprehensive Employment and Training Act