Guidance and Counseling for the Gifted

Get Started. It's Free
or sign up with your email address
Guidance and Counseling for the Gifted by Mind Map: Guidance and Counseling for the Gifted

1. Understanding the Gifted: common myths

1.1. no need to support, role models for others, all can be gifted, acceleration is negative, only from certain ethnic backgrounds, have no other disabilities, always earn straight As

2. Social Emotional Needs

2.1. struggles with self-image, fear of success, peer pressure, self-critical, unmotivated due to boredom, feelings of inferiority, impulsivity

3. Special Needs and Additional Disabilities

3.1. AD/HD, Asperger's, Autism, Dyslexia, Nonverbal, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, Sensrory Integration, Visual Processing, Twice Expectional

4. Strengths and Vulnerabilities of the Gifted

4.1. Introversion, Effects of Bullying, Anxiety, Resiliency

5. Leadership and Social Skills

5.1. Service Learning Projects, Community Service, Youth Leadership, Leadership Types

6. Counseling and Career Placement

6.1. Self-awareness, Personality Types, Interest Inventories, Temperament Scales, Career Exploration

7. Educational Placements

7.1. Acceleration vs. Curriculum Compacting

8. Parenting, Family Dynamics, and Advocating

8.1. Parent Resources, Tips for Parent -Teacher conferences, Motivating underachievers. Educational Advocacy