Editorial

Crocket, Alastair (2011) Editorial. In: Inaugural NZAC counsellor education conference: Conference proceedings: December 5-6 2011: WelTec campus, Wellington, Aotearoa New Zealand. New Zealand Association of Counsellors, Hamilton, New Zealand, p. 3.

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NZAC’s Inaugural Counsellor Education Conference is a significant event for the profession and for counsellor education. The conference comes at a significant period in the development of counselling in Aotearoa New Zealand when state mandated professional regulation has been ncreasingly seen as the benchmark for acceptable professional practice in the health sector. Whether regulation of counselling is finally mandated by the Health Practitioners Competency Assurance Act (2003) or through a form of audited self-regulation, it is clear that claims to professional status by groups such as NZAC require some form of state and community recognition.

Item Type:Book Section
Additional Information:Conference held 5-6 December, 2011, in Wellington, New Zealand
Keywords that describe the item:counsellor education
Subjects:H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2300 Higher Education
Divisions:Schools > School of Social Development
ID Code:1712
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Deposited On:27 Jan 2012 01:44
Last Modified:31 Aug 2012 02:33

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