ERIC Number: EJ868067
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Dec
Abstractor: As Provided
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Prepracticum Service-Learning in Counselor Education: A Qualitative Case Study
Jett, Steven T.; Delgado-Romero, Edward A.
Counselor Education and Supervision, v49 n2 p106-121 Dec 2009
Prepracticum service-learning (PPSL) was investigated through a qualitative case study of a counselor education program. Participants were PPSL instructors, coordinators, and alumni of the selected program. As it relates to the counselor education program under study, this article illustrates perceived effects of PPSL on student counselors' overall development and comparisons of PPSL and practicum training. Implications for counselor education are addressed.
Descriptors: Counselor Training, Counseling, Case Studies, Practicums, Alumni, Service Learning, Program Effectiveness, Teacher Attitudes, Administrator Attitudes, Comparative Analysis, Qualitative Research
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education
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