ERIC Number: EJ723482
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005
Reference Count: 29
The Online-Counseling Debate: A View toward the Underserved
Counseling Psychologist, v33 n6 p891-899 2005
This article responds to some important issues that Mallen, Vogel, Rochlen, and Day raise in "Online Counseling: Reviewing the Literature from a Counseling Psychology Framework." This reaction reviews the appropriateness of online counseling for underserved populations. The author provides suggestions for better serving historically undeserved populations via the Internet. In addition, she describes the ways in which the Internet is currently useful for psychoeducational purposes.
Descriptors: Internet, Counseling Psychology, Psychological Services, Psychological Studies, Disadvantaged, Counseling Techniques, Access to Health Care
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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