By Joel F. Meier,Karla A. Henderson

ISBN-10: 1577667131

ISBN-13: 9781577667131

throughout the first seven versions of this enduring textual content, A. Viola Mitchell shared her wisdom and abilities with legions of educators, camp administrators, and counselors who participated within the geared up camp stream. This vintage, very popular quantity has now been completely up to date to supply a 21st-century view of the developments, philosophies, and practices of equipped camping out. The 8th version keeps the overarching emphasis on management abilities and software actions and ideas, updating their therapy with the most recent study on confident formative years improvement and outcomes-based programming. New chapters talk about developments in equipped tenting, efforts to extend possibilities for camp participation, and methods to extend actual task between young children and adolescence. considerably revised themes contain sleek habit administration instruments and methods, management recommendations, challenge fixing, crew approaches, and the significance of analysis and evaluate. all through, the authors infuse the dialogue with a “leave no hint” conservation ethic that promotes how one can benefit from the open air in a in charge, sustainable demeanour. The essence of prepared tenting has remained an analogous all through its 150-year background: democratic, crew dwelling within the outside supported via efficient, well-trained leaders. the newest version of Camp Counseling celebrates that essence in each bankruptcy, illuminated through greater than a hundred and twenty new images in addition to quite a few illustrations and boxed indicates. in addition, broad, annotated source lists in each bankruptcy offer numerous possibilities to discover subject matters in better depth.

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