Career Pathways for Refugee Youth

By Bertha Mo Refugee youth face not only the normal upheavals of adolescence, but also deal with pre-migration trauma, including war and other types of violence, family dislocation and lack of consistent education. In addition, newcomer youth may be re-victimized and susceptible to racial discrimination, bullying and sexual harassment upon their arrival in Canada. Isolated,…

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The Forces and Shifts at Work

By Donald Smith “What’s the ‘So What’ for You?” Every time we round a corner on the future of work, the changes in the road come up to meet us faster and faster. The curves get steeper and our need to adapt gets more critical. What are the shifts required for success for career practitioners,…

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SPECIAL REPORT: Problem Managers Top List of Workplace Woes

By Mario Gravelle Satisfaction with Performance Management is Mixed The Canadian Education and Research Institute for Counselling (CERIC) has released findings of a survey conducted by Environics Research Group asking Canadians about their job satisfaction, their perceptions about their workplaces and performance management, and the tools and resources they turn to when looking for a job…

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The Renovated Virtual Classroom: Adult Education Through Online Learning

By Joanne Elliott In many professions, on-going professional development is critical to updating and improving existing skills, keeping up with new information, and also keeping one’s certification current. Indeed, there are many ways to approach professional development: workshops, continuing education courses, in-house presentations, and conferences. Much professional development is through in-person situations, but more opportunities…

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Conference Sketch

By Anne Markey, CACEE CACEE 2008 National On-Campus Recruitment Conference, June 1-4, 2008 Over 300 delegates joined together in Montreal June 1-4, 2008, to learn from more than forty-five sessions focusing on the post-secondary school to career transition. Despite the damp weather, golfers, walkers and shoppers enjoyed the pre conference social activities.

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Publications + Products

The Decade After High School: A Parent’s Guide Cathy Campbell, Michael Ungar and Peggy Dutton Published by CERIC in collaboration with Resilience Research Centre, School of Social Work, Dalhousie University – 2008 ISBN: 978-0-9687840-7-5

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