The school counseling program is comprehensive in scope, preventative in design, and developmental in nature. The ASCA (American School Counselor Association) National Model: A Framework for School Counseling and the State of Alabama's Counseling Plan form the fundamentals of Montgomery's Comprehensive Counseling Plan.
Counselors are a vital adjunct to the academic, career, and personal/social development of all students at all grade levels. Counselors provide educational support through curriculum lessons, individual and group sessions, responsive services, and system support. Working in collaboration with others, school counselors ensure equity and advocate for students' needs, so that every student is challenged and supported
What Color Is Your Parachute? - This long awaited site from career counseling guru Richard Bolles, serves as a complement to his well known book. The site has links to take an interest inventory, create a resume, find out about salaries and look for jobs.
Hloom - A website that offers free resume templates and other job-finding resources.
The Occupational Information Network - O*NETTM database takes the place of the Dictionary of Occupational Titles (DOT) as the nation's primary source of occupational information. The O*NET database and related products will help millions of employers, workers, educators, and students make informed decisions about education, training, career choices, and work. The O*NET Project is administered and sponsored by the US Department of Labor's Employment and Training Administration.
SchoolCounselor.com ... online classroom lessons that are guidance/counseling applicable. That is, lessons which can help to meet one or more of the national competencies of academic, personal/social, or career.
American Counseling Association - American School Counselor Association The association provides professional development, publications and other resources, research and advocacy to professional school counselors around the globe
Student Counseling Virtual Pamphlet Collection - Online collection of printable pamphlets include many counseling topics: alcohol and substance abuse; assertiveness, cults; depression; eating disorders; relationships; stress; study skills; time management, etc. University of Chicago