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Jones, Martinque K.; Sam, Thomandra S. – Journal of College Counseling, 2018
Counseling interventions that support the exploration of ethnocultural concerns are beneficial to the overall well-being of Black women in college. The authors describe Cultural Connections, a theoretically based and culturally adapted group counseling intervention for Black women in college. Also presented are a case example demonstrating the…
Descriptors: Intervention, College Students, Counseling Services, African American Students
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Yoshimura, Christina Granato; Campbell, Kimberly Brown – Journal of College Student Psychotherapy, 2016
A university in the United States Mountain West utilized grant resources to track counseling services for students who were currently experiencing or who had historically experienced relationship violence, sexual assault and/or stalking. This report reflects on the first 2¬†years of this program, including an overview of prevalence and reporting…
Descriptors: College Students, Counseling Services, Violence, Sexual Abuse
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Barclay, Susan R.; Stoltz, Kevin B. – Journal of Student Affairs Research and Practice, 2016
Providing cost efficient, yet effective, student services, including career services, is a critical component in higher education. Career services must include the perspectives of the 21st-century work place. We advocate for the delivery of career development services in a group format using a narrative approach to career counseling with college…
Descriptors: Case Studies, Vignettes, Group Counseling, Career Counseling
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Gibbons, Melinda M.; Shurts, W. Matthew – Journal of College Counseling, 2010
Career and personal counseling have been dichotomized as distinct practices in much of the counseling literature. However, many college students seek counseling for career development and romantic relationship issues occurring concomitantly. A model for addressing career and relationship issues with heterosexual college couples in a group format…
Descriptors: College Students, Counselor Training, Marriage Counseling, Career Development
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Adams, Christopher M.; Puig, Ana – Journal of Creativity in Mental Health, 2008
Yoga has become increasingly popular in the United States, and college counselors should be familiar with this practice due to its popularity among college students. This article provides a brief overview of yoga and research on its benefits for mental health concerns often experienced by college students. Additionally, it addresses methods of…
Descriptors: College Students, Counseling Techniques, Case Studies, Mental Health
Lambert, Louise – Canadian Journal of Counselling, 2008
Although all modalities of therapy work equally well, some models are better suited to work with specific populations. This article outlines a rationale for a counselling model used for female college students in the United Arab Emirates where the concept of counselling is not well known, and where the social and cultural organizations demand a…
Descriptors: Arabs, Gender Differences, Females, College Students
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Bigard, Michelle F.; Rapaport, Ross J. – Journal of College Counseling, 2006
This article proposes a framework that can be used by college counselors to assist in the development and implementation of a campus wide intervention that is congruent with sound clinical and administrative practices. A view of self-injurious behavior (SIB) informed by trauma theory espouses clinical treatment and a community response that has a…
Descriptors: Psychotherapy, College Students, Therapeutic Environment, Self Destructive Behavior
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Estrada, Diane; Rutter, Phil – Journal of College Counseling, 2006
The authors discuss the complexities of working with clients with dual minority status (i.e., sexual orientation and ethnicity). The authors explore the multiple contexts that influence ethnic and sexual minority clients' self-concept. A case illustration of a Puerto Rican lesbian college student is presented, and suggestions for implementing…
Descriptors: Sexual Orientation, Puerto Ricans, Homosexuality, Minority Groups
Cooper, Stewart E., Ed.; Archer, James Jr., Ed.; Whitaker, Leighton C., Ed. – 2002
This book examines brief therapy in a developmental context with young adults whose clinical problems often relate to or are caused by significant developmental impasses. The purpose in presenting this book is to provide case studies to illustrate a variety of brief therapy approaches with young adults who are college students between the ages of…
Descriptors: Brief Psychotherapy, Case Studies, College Students, Counseling Techniques
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Nutter, Kevin J.; Johnson, Donna M. – NASPA Journal, 1995
Describes the rationale, process, and strategies of Career Connections, a federally-funded project at the University of Minnesota designed to meet the career needs of students with disabilities. Includes copies of Career Connections: Program Plan and Taxonomy of Disabled Student Career Concerns. (JBJ)
Descriptors: Career Counseling, Career Development, Case Studies, College Students
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Lawson, David M. – Journal of Counseling and Development, 1988
Discusses the use of family sculpting and choreography in helping a group of university students to achieve a healthy emotional and psychological separation from their families of origin. Presents a case example, along with suggestions for future groups using a similar focus and format. (Author/KS)
Descriptors: Adjustment (to Environment), Case Studies, College Students, Counseling Techniques
Cohen, Herbert A. – 1982
This report describes the use of hypnosis at the Hiram College Counseling Center, a counseling technique that has been especially helpful in academic, athletic, and personal improvement areas. The induction techniques of hypnosis are described as well as the use of hyperempiria. The use of hypnosis in improving study habits and alleviating test…
Descriptors: Athletics, Case Studies, Clinical Psychology, College Students
Openlander, Patrick; Searight, H. Russell – Journal of College Student Personnel, 1983
Describes an approach to counseling college students based on systems theory and family therapy. Emphasis is placed on patterns of interaction rather than intrapyschic processes. Two cases typifying the approach are included. (Author)
Descriptors: Case Studies, College Students, Counseling Techniques, Family Influence
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Achebe, Christie C. – Personnel and Guidance Journal, 1982
Describes how a combination of the principles of Rational Emotive Therapy and Behavioral Counseling strategies were employed with a depressed university student who attempted suicide after being placed on academic probation. Suggests that this mixed modality could be extended to other depression problems. (Author)
Descriptors: Behavior Modification, Case Studies, College Students, Counseling Techniques