ERIC Number: EJ900468
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 27
Women and Leadership: A Developmental Paradox?
Levitt, Dana Heller
ADULTSPAN Journal, v9 n2 p66-75 Fall 2010
In this article, the author explores the nature of leadership from a gendered perspective, specifically addressing leadership challenges for women. Leadership challenges, gender stereotypes, and definitions of leadership are discussed. Recommendations for professional redefinition of leadership within the counseling profession and strategies for successful negotiation of leadership roles are provided.
Descriptors: Leadership, Professional Associations, Females, Sex Stereotypes, Counselors, Professional Occupations, Feminism, Mentors, Sex Role, Expectation, Leadership Training, Career Development
American Counseling Association. 5999 Stevenson Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22304. Tel: 800-347-6647; Fax: 800-473-2329; Web site: http://www.aadaweb.org
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A