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 Dialogue on Strategies for Effective Online Counselor Education Instruction
Dilani M. Perera-Diltz and Catherine H. Monaghan
Higher education is increasingly facilitated by either full or partial use of Webbased instructional technology. For continuation of quality education, it is essential that educators hear the voices of students who receive instruction through technology. We initiate a discussion on best practices of online teaching by sharing our experiences in online instruction based on theories of adult education and the voices of our students.