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ERIC Number: ED439303
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Mar
Pages: 46
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Federal Information Resources for Professional Counselors. A Sourcebook of Free and Low-Cost Resources To Support and Enrich Your Work as a Professional Counselor.
Lum, Christie
This publication is a sourcebook of free and low-cost resources to support the work of professional counselors. The information includes: (1) synthesis of current research, statistics, and research reports; (2) background material about current and emerging policy issues; (3) information about model programs and policies; (4) materials and resources that may be used in school guidance and counseling programs; and (5) educational pamphlets and brochures for office waiting rooms. Resource topics include: "Adoption"; "Aging"; "AIDS/HIV"; "Child Abuse and Family Violence"; "Crime and Violence"; "Disabilities"; "Education"; "Employment and Career Development"; "Health"; "Mental Health"; "Smoking"; "Substance Abuse"; and "Youth & Families". Most resources listed are supported by the Federal government; a few non-profit organizations are included. (JDM)
American Counseling Association, Office of Public Policy and Legislation, 5999 Stevenson Ave., Alexandria, VA 22304-3300. Tel: 800-347-6647 (Toll Free).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Counseling Association, Alexandria, VA. Office of Public Policy and Information.