ERIC Number: EJ365771
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Career Transitions for Dancers: A Counselor's Perspective.
Pickman, Alan J.
Journal of Counseling and Development, v66 n4 p200-01 Dec 1987
Emphasizes the need for career counseling for professional dancers, most of whom end their performance careers by age 35. Addresses pertinent counseling issues in assisting with the transition to a postperformance career: handling the emotional reaction to separating from dance, consideration of second career alternatives, and the identification of transferable skills. (KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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