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  1. Strengths-Based School Counseling

    Promoting Student Development and Achievement

    By John P. Galassi, Patrick Akos

    Despite calls for a more preventive and developmental mode of functioning, school counseling has tended to be driven by a reactive and sometimes crisis orientation. Like social workers and school, counseling, and clinical psychologists, school counselors typically function to alleviate deficits,...

    Published May 22nd 2007 by Routledge

  2. Providing Support to Young People

    A Guide to Interviewing in Helping Relationships

    By Hazel L. Reid, Alison J. Fielding

    This is an invaluable guide to making the most of helping relationships. It concentrates on the practicalities and explores how to structure the help practitioners give to young people. Including case studies, reflective exercises, and dialogue examples that illustrate the model and use of skills,...

    Published April 5th 2007 by Routledge

  3. The Counselor's Companion

    What Every Beginning Counselor Needs to Know

    Edited by Jocelyn Gregoire, Christin Jungers

    Students and recent graduates of counseling and human services programs will consider The Counselor’s Companion an indispensible tool to enhance professional practice, knowledge, and skill. The text is a reference-style resource that provides new counselors with a way to bridge the gap between what...

    Published March 27th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Finding Your Online Voice

    Stories Told by Experienced Online Educators

    Edited by J. Michael Spector

    Finding Your Online Voice offers a thought-provoking discussion of innovative approaches to technology-based distance education. Editor J. Michael Spector focuses on how highly experienced teachers conceptualize and organize online classes. Best practices and guidelines for effective online...

    Published February 22nd 2007 by Routledge

  5. Rethinking Assessment in Higher Education

    Learning for the Longer Term

    Edited by David Boud, Nancy Falchikov

    Assessment is a value-laden activity surrounded by debates about academic standards, preparing students for employment, measuring quality and providing incentives. There is substantial evidence that assessment, rather than teaching, has the major influence on students’ learning. It directs...

    Published February 15th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Learning in Groups

    A Handbook for Face-to-Face and Online Environments, 4th Edition

    By David Jaques, Gilly Salmon

    Learning in groups, rather than in formal lectures or presentations, allows students to have greater scope to negotiate meaning and express themselves and their own ideas. It also helps them to establish far more effective releationships, not only with their tutors and trainers but with each other....

    Published December 21st 2006 by Routledge

  7. Technology and the Politics of Instruction

    By Jan Nespor

    In this study of computer-mediated instruction (CMI) in a U.S. research university that is the site of nationally known innovations in this area, Jan Nespor traces the varying material and organizational entanglements of a constantly reconfiguring network of people, things, categories, and ideas...

    Published August 25th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Faith and Secularisation in Religious Colleges and Universities

    By James Arthur

    This book is a detailed study of higher education institutions affiliated to particular religions. It considers the debates surrounding academic freedom, institutional governance, educational policy, mission and identity together with institutions’ relations with the state and their wider...

    Published June 29th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Empathy in Counseling and Psychotherapy

    Perspectives and Practices

    By Arthur J. Clark

    The purpose of this text is to organize the voluminous material on empathy in a coherent and practical manner, filling a gap that exists in the current therapeutic literature. Empathy in Counseling and Psychotherapy: Perspectives and Practices comprehensively examines the function of empathy as it...

    Published June 27th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Life After...Business and Administrative Studies

    A practical guide to life after your degree

    By Sally Longson

    Series: Life after University

    Thousands of students graduate from university each year. The lucky few have the rest of their lives mapped out in perfect detail – but for most, things are not nearly so simple. Armed with your hard-earned degree the possibilities and career paths lying before you are limitless, and the number of...

    Published May 23rd 2006 by Routledge