ERIC Number: EJ611018
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Recruitment and Screening of Minors for Group Counseling.
Ritchie, Martin H.; Huss, Susan Norris
Journal for Specialists in Group Work, v25 n2 p146-56 Jun 2000
Group counseling with minors requires special considerations in the recruitment and screening process. Suggestions are offered to ensure that potential members are not labeled during recruitment. Discusses characteristics for screening as well as contraindications for group counseling with children and adolescents. Also discusses ethical and legal issues involving informed consent, privacy, and parental involvement, as they relate to treating minors in groups. (Contains 21 references.) (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Topic: "Groups in the Schools." For related articles, see CG 555 702-705.