It is also the only one to incorporate American School Counselors Association School Counselor competencies, Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs standards, National Board of Certified Counselors National Certified School Counselor Examination content requirements and standards for the National Council for Accreditation in Teacher Education and National Board for Professional Teaching Standards.
“There is a growing demand for accountability and enhanced counseling services for children and adolescent in the schools, which has further heightened the need for continuous training and skills development that results in advanced credentialing,” Schellenberg said.
The book is a one-stop shop for counselors preparing for any certification exam. It includes case scenarios, guided reflection questions and actual exam practice questions. President Sylinda Gilchrist.
“Before this study guide, a school counselor would have to perform the daunting task of compiling information from several different resources, which requires exhausting hours of research,” Gilchrist writes. “With the numerous responsibilities and workloads of most practicing school counselors, this search for adequate resources becomes an extraordinary source of frustration and a major hindrance in the pursuit of certification. Dr. Schellenberg has eliminated this barrier and this book has the potential to encourage more school counselors to pursue national credentials.”
Schellenberg has over a decade of experience as a professional school counselor at both the elementary and secondary levels. Ph.D. program in Counselor Education and Supervision at Regent University. She has authored many successful publications and serves as the research chair for the Virginia School Counselor Association. Schellenberg is a Licensed Professional Counselor, National Certified Counselor, and a National Certified School Counselor.
Liberty University, located in Lynchburg, Va., is the world’s largest Christian university. Nearly 100,000 students attend classes on its 6,800-acre residential campus and study in its thriving online education program.
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