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ERIC Number: EJ630576
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1096-2409
At-Risk High School Students' Preferences for Counselor Characteristics.
Esters, Irv; Ledoux, Cindy
Professional School Counseling, v4 n3 p165-70 Feb 2001
Study investigated similarity and repulsion hypothesis to establish rank orderings of characteristics desired in school counselors using data from students (N=55) enrolled in a southern, public charter school. A significant difference was found between participants' expressed preference for counselors with similar characteristics as themselves compared to those with different characteristics, in that most preferred a counselor with similarities. (JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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