ERIC Number: EJ838075
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Oct
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 38
Evidence-Based and Empirically Supported College Counseling Center Treatment of Alcohol Related Issues
Birky, Ian T.
Journal of College Student Psychotherapy, v20 n1 p7-21 Oct 2005
College counseling center administrators and staff counselors face the increasing challenge to provide best practice counseling in all domains of their work. The present chapter explores the evidence base for alcohol counseling, seeking to determine whether recent empirical evidence suggests the use of particular counseling strategies when working with alcohol related issues. A summary of research findings in general as well as specific to college counseling centers is provided, along with factors to consider when deciding how to best use the current evidence.
Descriptors: Counseling Services, Guidance Centers, Theory Practice Relationship, Inferences, School Counseling, Alcohol Education, Alcohol Abuse, Health Education, Intervention, Outcomes of Treatment, Counseling Techniques, Counseling Objectives, Drinking, Behavior Problems
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Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education
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