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The Career Counselor's Handbook

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The career counselor’s guide to a successful and satisfying practice. This book provides guidance on how to be fully effective as a career counselor, and includes in-depth exploration of the many dimensions of a career counselor’s work with clients.

This course is based on the , The Career Counselor’s Handbook created by Howard Figler and Richard N. Bolles


Ten Speed Press

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Course Material Authors

Howard Figler

Nationally known speaker, author, and seminar/workshop leader. Trainer for career counselors in educational, industrial, government, and private practice settings. Author of the best-selling “The Complete Job-Search Handbook.”

Richard N. Bolles

Author of the best-selling job hunting book in the world, “What Color is Your Parachute?”, Richard Bolles has been a leader in the career field for more than thirty-five years.

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Recommended For:

Career Counselors, Vocational and Guidance Counselors. Difficulty level is introductory to advanced.

Course Objectives:

  1. Recognize what it means to be a career counselor.

  2. Identify the differences between counselor responsibilities and client responsibilities.

  3. Learn techniques for becoming an effective career counselor.

  4. Identify strategies for becoming a successful career counselor.



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Course Number 100916
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