ERIC Number: ED266341
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Peer Counseling. Highlights: An ERIC/CAPS Fact Sheet.
Peer counseling is defined and the rationale for using peer counselors is given in this factsheet. A discussion of the history and research on peer counseling is followed by a list of successful peer counseling program foundations. Other sections discuss the operating components of selection, training, supervision, and evaluation. The professional counselor's major responsibilities for peer counseling programs are identified. A short list of resource documents is included. (NRB)
Descriptors: Counselor Role, Counselor Training, Peer Counseling, Professional Personnel, Program Design, Program Implementation
ERIC/CAPS, 2108 School of Education, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1259.
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; ERIC Digests in Full Text
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Counseling and Personnel Services, Ann Arbor, MI.