RVCC Career Services
Distance Career Counseling Service - Informed Consent
Thank you for choosing the Raritan Valley Community College Distance Career Counseling service. It is important to your success and our professional confidence in serving you that seek the level of assistance and option that relates to your particular situation.
In order for clients and counselors to work effectively and ethically, clients must enjoy a high level of "informed consent." That is, you understand the assistance you need,and you agree to receive the right level of service you need. Factors that influence these needs may include one or a combination of the following:
In order to further ensure this mutual understanding between client and counselor, Raritan Valley Community College Career Services office offers four distinct confidential service options or delivery models including: in-person individual career counseling; telephone counseling; email counseling; and video based counseling (this service requires use of a web cam at either an approved site on one of our campuses or within your own home). Please be aware that there are limitations to this confidentiality:
It is important to your success and our professional confidence in serving you that you seek the level of assistance and service option that relates to your particular situation. Please review the information below to help us determine which service option(s) are best suited to your particular situation. You will need to consider the following issues (and tips) to successfully experience online counseling!
Student Role and Responsibilities
Like any other form of counseling, career counseling will only be successful if you commit to the process by:
For additional information regarding ethical standards in career counseling, please refer to http://www.ncda.org.
By clicking on the Distance Career CounselingServices Request link below, you are acknowledging that you have read this page in its entirety, and will be an active participant in the distance counseling process should you be accepted. Please note that submission of the request form does not guarantee service. All requests will be reviewed by a career counselor and approved on a per case basis.
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