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Vocational/Career Counseling Standards

Select one standard from each of the three major sections of the two NCDA standards, a standard that specifically relates to vocational/career counseling that:

Provide a brief summary of each of your three selections. Then explain why you chose each standard. Note: place the letter and number of each of the standards you selected (e.g., Section A, number 4 would be A-4, etc.)

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Dear Student,
Hi there. In this particular task, you are being asked to look into the NCDA standard and present certain ideas in relation to career counseling. This is a particular task, so you need to follow instructions. I suggest using this simple outline:

1. Overview of NCDA - 100 words
2. Standard 1 - summary & reason, 100 words
3. Standard 2 - same as in #2
4. Standard 3 - same as in #3

This outline should yield around 400 words and should get you started. You can also use the listed resources to further explore the topic. Good luck with your studies.

AE 105878/Xenia Jones


The NCDA or National Career Development Association is the US primary career development organization. Having been established and in practice since 1913, its standards had now been adopted at a global scale. The NCDA (2012) explains its domain as - "...career development profession, for the provision of career counseling programs and services, and for the evaluation of career information materials. NCDA works with licensing and credential-giving bodies to support the preparation and recognition of career counsellors and career development facilitators. NCDA also sets ethical standards for the career development profession including guidelines for the provision of career services on the Internet." ...

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The solution provides information, assistance and advise in tackling the task (see above) on the topic of vocational & career counseling standards, providing 2 standards as example and explores the according to the task listed. Resources are included for further exploration of the topic.