Counselor competence as it relates to addressing the needs of homosexual students in the secondary school setting appears to be growing. Counselors also appear to be advocates of stronger support for this vulnerable population from schools and the American School Counselor Association. Counselors seem to view their professional roles to include helping homosexual students to deal with their families and their friends. However, counselors rarely initiate discussions of sexual orientation with homosexual students and rarely offer interventions that include the direct involvement of family members, despite having access to various support materials.... in Helping Homosexual Students to Find Support for Their Lifestyle Based on Level of Counselor Education ...............211 116 Perception of Role of Counselor in Helping Homosexual Students to Change Their Homosexual Orientation Basedanbsp;...
|Title||:||Counseling Homosexual Students in the Secondary School Setting: Perceptions of Guidance Counselors|
|Author||:||Nancy J. Hines|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2008|