Student Services for Athletes: A Model for Enhancing the Student-Athlete Experience

Authors

  • JANICE M. JORDAN,

    Associate Director, Corresponding author
    1. The Center for Counseling and Student Development, University of Delaware, Newark
    • Center for Counseling and Student Development, 261 Perkins Center, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716

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  • ERIC L. DENSON

    Counseling Psychologist
    1. The Center for Counseling and Student Development, University of Delaware, Newark
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Abstract

A comprehensive outreach program for providing student services to college athletes is described. Sponsored by the Center for Counseling and Student Development, the program attends to the developmental needs of student-athletes. Services include academic monitoring, consultation, workshops, and personal counseling. Benefits and suggestions for implementation of the program are addressed.

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