Effective Correctional Counseling: Supervisors Recommendations for Best Practices

Paul Carrola
Angus S. Mungal
Marilyn F. Corbin-Burdick, UTEP


The purpose of this study is to document preliminary recommendations for correctional counseling best practices. Seven correctional counselor supervisors were interviewed and recommended correctional orientation, skills in diagnosis, self-care and other areas as important for effective correctional counseling.