ERIC Number: ED435801
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Adult Career Counseling Center Sixteenth Annual Report, September 1998-June 1999. Computer-Assisted Career Guidance Systems and Career Counseling Services.
Berg, Fran, Ed.; Cunningham, Michelle, Ed.; Frick, Brian, Ed.; Krulek, Tammy, Ed.; Rancour, Paulette, Ed.
This annual report covers the background and recent accomplishments of the Adult Career Counseling Center (ACCC) at Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan. The following 11 topics are covered: (1) recent developments and history of the ACCC; (2) mission of the ACCC; (3) description of the ACCC; (4) ACCC coordination with the Practicum Counseling Center; (5) description of the computer-assisted career guidance systems and computer hardware upgrades; (6) client demographics; (7) analysis of clients' responses to ACCC exit survey; (8) case studies; (9) marketing and public relations; (10) marketing and public relations; and (11) ACCC advisory activities. In addition, the document includes six appendixes, including the ACCC disclosure statement; a description of DISCOVER and SIGI (System of Interactive Guidance and Information) Plus; auxiliary grant-supported services; report of the Pontiac ACCC; ACCC brochure; and a description of career counseling resources. The 11 accomplishments for the year that are covered as the first topic include the following: redesign of the ACCC brochure, revision of the ACCC Web site, updating of the career counseling resources brochure, refinement of the networked computer system, refinement of the computer system for maintaining ACCC client records and usage statistics, implementation of the redesigned small group and individual inservice training for Practicum students, redesign of the ACCC's disclosure statement, use of a "Steps of Career Counseling" handout to assist clients in understanding the process of career counseling, use of a staff log, use of career-related Web sites, and purchase of motivational posters. (KC)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Oakland Univ., Rochester, MI. Adult Career Counseling Center.