VISTAS Online is an innovative publication produced for ACA by Dr. Garry R. Walz and Dr. Jeanne C. Bleuer of Counseling Outfitters, LLC. Its purpose is to provide a means of capturing the ideas, information and experiences generated by the annual ACA Conference and selected ACA Division Conferences. Papers on a program or practice that has been validated through research or experience may also be submitted. This digital collection of peer-reviewed articles is authored by counselors, for counselors. VISTAS Online contains the full text of over 900 proprietary counseling articles published from 2004 to 2017.
A Narrative Approach to Multicultural Career Counseling
Robert C. Chope and Andrés J. Consoli
Career decision making and planning are ultimately affected by relevant cultural factors. Thus, one challenge for career counselors is the development of a shared worldview with the client early in the counseling relationship. The shared worldview can enhance the counseling relationship and assist in the success of the counseling process (Consoli & Chope, 2006).