ERIC Number: EJ662324
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
The Scope of WebCounseling: A Survey of Services and Compliance with NBCC "Standards for the Ethical Practice of WebCounseling."
Heinlen, Kathleen T.; Welfel, Elizabeth Reynolds; Richmond, Elizabeth N.; Rak, Carl F.
Journal of Counseling & Development, v81 n1 p61-69 Win 2003
A survey of 136 Web sites offering counseling through computer chat rooms and e-mail revealed a wide range of credentials of providers, fees for service, and low levels of compliance with the ethical standards for WebCounseling published by the National Board for Certified Counselors. Implications for professional practice and public confidence in the profession in this medium are discussed. (Contains 46 references.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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