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Camp Counseling : Leadership and Programming for the Organized Camp

Camp Counseling : Leadership and Programming for the Organized Camp - 7th edition

ISBN13: 978-1577663034

Cover of Camp Counseling : Leadership and Programming for the Organized Camp 7TH 93 (ISBN 978-1577663034)
ISBN13: 978-1577663034
ISBN10: 1577663039
Cover type: Hardback
Edition/Copyright: 7TH 93
Publisher: W.C.Brown Pub.Co.
Published: 1993
International: No

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Camp Counseling : Leadership and Programming for the Organized Camp - 7TH 93 edition

ISBN13: 978-1577663034

Joel F. Meier and Viola Mitchell

ISBN13: 978-1577663034
ISBN10: 1577663039
Cover type: Hardback
Edition/Copyright: 7TH 93
Publisher: W.C.Brown Pub.Co.

Published: 1993
International: No
Summary

The seventh edition of Camp Counseling continues in the successful tradition of the six previous editions, emphasizing face-to-face leadership skills and programming ideas for the organized camp. In addition, the latest edition presents a fresh contemporary view of the trends, philosophies, and practices of the modern organized camp movement. New sections have been included to discuss important topics such as behavior management, environmental concerns, common health problems, and much more.

  • Outstanding environmental education programs based on simple yet powerful ecological concepts.
  • Comprehensive information on understanding and managing human behavior, including principles of motivation and reinforcement.
  • Current information on synthetic garment fabrics and innovative insulating materials, along with comprehensive coverage of meal planning, and nutritional analysis of foods.

Table of Contents

Part 1: Growth, Structure and Values of Organized Camping

1 Organized Camping---What Is It?
2 History of Organized Camping
3 Values and Trends in Organized Camping

Part 2: The Camp Counselor's Role in Guidance

4 The Camp Counselor
5 The Counselor on the Job
6 Counselors Understand Human Nature
7 The Counselor as a Group Leader
8 The Counselor's Role in Guidance
9 Some Problems You May Meet

Part 3: Camp Activities

10 Planning the Program
11 Spiritual Life, Ceremonies, and Special Events
12 Music, Rhythm, and Drama Activities
13 Literature and Writing
14 Arts and Crafts
15 Nature and Ecology
16 The Waterfront
17 Outdoor Adventure Programs

Part 4: Camping and Trail Skills

18 Health, Safety and Emergency Skills
19 Knots and Lashing
20 The Weather
21 Finding Your Way in the Out-of-Doors
22 Hiking and Trail Skills
23 Using Knife, Axe, and Other Tools
24 Tents and Shelters
25 Sleeping Out-of-Doors
26 Camp Stoves and Wood Fires
27 Food and Outdoor Cooking
28 Duffel for Camping and Trips

Appendixes
A Selected General Bibliography
B Magazines
C Organizations Promoting Outdoor Activities
D Suggestions for Conducting Courses in Camp Counseling
E Suggestions for Conducting Camp CIT (Counselor-in-Training) Courses

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Camp Counseling - 8th edition

ISBN13: 978-1577667131
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