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The Influence of Specialization-Specific Supervision on School Counselor Training
Reshelle C. Marino
Results from a quantitative study designed to evaluate the influence of specialization-specific supervision on school counselor’s perceptions of preparedness, professional identity, and perceived supervisor effectiveness are reported. The Specialization-Specific Supervision Questionnaire (SSSQ) was created specifically for this study. Significant results were found and can be considered in school counselor training programs.
Keywords: supervision, specialization-specific supervision, school counselor training