ERIC Number: EJ285159
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Advising and Counseling Students Who Have Unrealistic Academic Objectives.
Althen, Gary; Stott, Frances W.
Personnel and Guidance Journal, v61 n10 p608-11 Jun 1983
Explores the attitudes and motivation of American and foreign students who have unrealistic academic or career aspirations. Discusses counselors' and advisors' sterotypes and biases that may contribute to difficulties with such cases. Offers practical suggestions for working with students and adjustments counselors can make within themselves. (JAC)
Descriptors: Academic Aptitude, College Students, Counseling Techniques, Counselor Attitudes, Cultural Differences, Educational Counseling, Foreign Students, Higher Education, Occupational Aspiration, State of the Art Reviews, Student Characteristics, Student Educational Objectives, Student Motivation
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A