AUTHORS: Ivey/Ivey/Zalaquett - ©2010
This interactive Web site brings students into the virtual world of education. The comprehensive online learning environment offers the following important features: ² eBook. The complete textbook is available online in CengageNOW. ² A flexible menu. Instructors can assign online chapter readings and assignments according to their own teaching preferences. Students can move freely between chapters. ² Pretests and posttests of textbook material for student self-evaluation. Incorrect answers immediately indicate to students the specific pages in the text where they can find why their answer needs further consideration and should be changed. ² Study plan. CengageNOW off ers students a personalized plan of study based on their responses to pretests. Students can use this plan to focus on specific content areas. ² Interactive case studies. CengageNOW off ers more than 30 interactive case studies. When presented with transcripts of interviews, students respond to client statements by selecting specific interview responses. They receive immediate feedback on their choices. Professionals from around the world also present real cases. Students are asked to think through their case management plans and then can compare those plans with what the experts actually did. ² Flashcards are used to reinforce student learning and understanding. ² Video clips are used in most electronic chapters to illustrate counseling skills. Follow-up questions allow students to further refl ect on their observations. ² Weblinks. Links to Web sites related to chapter contents are used throughout this virtual learning environment. Follow-up questions allow students to further reflect on the content of these Web sites. ² Important forms and exercises can be downloaded. By the end of the term, each student will have a complete Portfolio of Competence that can be presented for fi eld site placements and even for professional positions.