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ERIC Number: EJ892755
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010
Pages: 10
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0748-9633
Advocacy and Empowerment in Parent Consultation: Implications for Theory and Practice
Holcomb-McCoy, Cheryl; Bryan, Julia
Journal of Counseling & Development, v88 n3 p259-268 Sum 2010
In this article, the authors expand the view of parental consultation to include advocacy and empowerment as important contextual considerations. A brief review of existing approaches to parent consultation is provided. Selected advances in multicultural parent consultation are also presented. An advocacy- and empowerment-focused perspective is offered that describes the power of consultation with parents from marginalized backgrounds. A case vignette is provided to illustrate the implications for practice.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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