ERIC Number: EJ863888
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Sep
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 31
Applying Social Learning Theory of Career Decision Making to Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning Young Adults
Datti, Paul A.
Career Development Quarterly, v58 n1 p54-64 Sep 2009
Incorporating J. D. Krumboltz's (1979) social learning theory of career decision making, the author explores career development issues for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (GLBTQ) adolescents and young adults. Unique challenges for the GLBTQ population are discussed, specific recommendations for effective career counseling with this population are outlined, and suggestions for future research are presented.
Descriptors: Learning Theories, Socialization, Young Adults, Decision Making, Homosexuality, Career Counseling, Career Development, Career Choice
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