ERIC Number: EJ813957
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 21
Counseling Deaf College Students: The Case of Shea
Whyte, Aimee K.; Guiffrida, Douglas A.
Journal of College Counseling, v11 n2 p184 Fall 2008
This case study describes developmental and psychosocial challenges experienced by a Deaf college student. A counseling intervention that combines person-centered and cognitive behavior approaches with psycho-educational strategies designed to educate the client about Deaf identity development and Deaf culture is presented.
Descriptors: Educational Strategies, Deafness, American Sign Language, Special Needs Students, College Students, Counseling Techniques, Cultural Influences, Identification (Psychology), Student Personnel Services, Student Adjustment, Interpersonal Communication, Communication Skills, Depression (Psychology), Cultural Relevance, Intervention, Psychoeducational Methods, Family Environment
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
Authoring Institution: N/A