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Author Discusses Guide to Counseling Middle School Students


Former educator and counselor Mary Ellen Davis discusses book on helping young pupils

Foster City, CA (PRWEB) November 01, 2012

With the upcoming presidential election on the horizon, the issue of education is a key topic of discussion for many. Helping educators and those working with students, Mary Ellen Davis has written her book “Standards-Based Counseling in the Middle School” (published by AuthorHouse), replete with information about counseling middle school students.

The contents of the book exemplify the role of the counselor in responding to and assisting middle school students to enjoy positive educational, personal and social experiences.
“Standards-Based Counseling in the Middle School” is a must-read for those working within the school system dealing with middle school students: counselors, teachers, parents, school administrators, counseling supervisors, child welfare workers, classroom paraprofessionals, community based agency personnel, school psychologists and counselor educators.
National counseling standards are also highlighted throughout book, as they are the keys to organizing and delivering effective services.

About the Author
Mary Ellen Davis has worked in education, counseling and school administration for 37 years. She began her teaching career in the New York City Schools. She accepted a teaching position in the San Francisco school system in 1968, where she taught high school for 11 years. Davis received her master's degree and Pupil Personnel Services Credentials from San Francisco State University. Her counseling career began in 1979. She received the School Administration Credential from California State University, Hayward. Davis is a retired assistant principal of counseling services at the middle school level. She is a past-president of the California Association for Counseling and Development, a state branch of the American Counseling Association.

AuthorHouse, an Author Solutions, Inc. self-publishing imprint, is a leading provider of book publishing, marketing, and bookselling services for authors around the globe and offers the industry's only suite of Hollywood book-to-film services. Committed to providing the highest level of customer service, AuthorHouse assigns each author personal publishing and marketing consultants who provide guidance throughout the process. Headquartered in Bloomington, Indiana, AuthorHouse celebrated 15 years of service to authors in Sept. 2011.For more information or to publish a book visit or call 1-888-519-5121. For the latest, follow @authorhouse on Twitter.

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