Financial Counseling

Editors: Durband, Dorothy B., Mazzolini, Angela K., Law, Ryan H. (Eds.)

  • Includes an introduction to financial counseling as a practice and profession
  • Discusses the challenges of working in financial counseling
  • Explores the elements of the client/counselor relationship
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About this Textbook

"This text is a valuable new resource that we recommend for all of our professionals and are proud to incorporate as part of our AFC® certification program. With expertise representing the breadth and depth of the financial counseling profession, the content in this text provides you with a rigorous foundation of knowledge, considers critical theoretical models, and explores foundational skills of communication, self-awareness, and bias. This type of comprehensive approach aligns with our mission and vision - providing you with the foundational knowledge to meet clients where they are across the financial life-cycle and impact long-term financial capability."

 -Rebecca Wiggins, Executive Director, AFCPE® (Association for Financial Counseling and Planning Education®)

This book focuses on the foundations of evidence-based financial counseling skills. It draws from theoretical foundations using classical and contemporary interdisciplinary approaches. It enhances teaching and learning about financial counseling and provides a starting point for creation of future university courses and training programs in financial counseling. Chapters authored by financial counseling experts from academia and practice cover many topics for practical application, including:
● the practice and profession of financial counseling
● elements of the client/counselor relationship● delivery systems and practice models● working with challenges in financial counseling

About the authors

Dorothy B. Durband is Professor and Director of the School of Family Studies and Human Services at Kansas State University. She has spent much of her academic career teaching financial counseling and communication skills for financial planning and counseling settings. Dr. Durband is an Accredited Financial Counselor®. She was the Founding Director of the nationally recognized Red to Black® program at Texas Tech University. Her work experience includes providing financial counseling and financial education, employee training, special events planning, and fund raising for non-profit organizations. She has been the recipient of three university teaching awards. Durband received a doctorate in resource management with a specialization in family financial management from Virginia Tech, a master's degree in family studies from Texas Woman's University and a bachelor's degree in family life and environment from Louisiana State University.
Angela K. Mazzolini is the Program Director for Red to Black Peer Financial Coaching at Texas Tech University (TTU). She received her Bachelor of Science in Personal Financial Planning in 2003 and her Master’s Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies with focus in Personal Financial Planning, Counselor Education, and Management in 2012, both from TTU. Angela has been an Accredited Financial Counselor® since 2004. She is also honored to serve on the Board of Directors for the Texas Association of Collegiate Financial Education Professionals (TACFEP) and on the advisory board for the National Summit for Collegiate Financial Wellness.
Ryan H. Law is the Director of the Utah Valley University Money Management Resource Center and an award winning educator who teaches Financial Counseling courses as part of the Personal Financial Planning program. Ryan’s study interests include budgeting, credit and debt management, identity theft, student loans, bankruptcy, and financial counseling tools and techniques. Ryan graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Family & Consumer Sciences from Utah State University and a master’s degree in Personal Financial Planning from Texas Tech University. He is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER.

Buy this book

eBook  
  • ISBN 978-3-319-72586-4
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format:
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Hardcover ca. 77,99 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • Due: November 8, 2018
  • ISBN 978-3-319-72585-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Financial Counseling
Editors
  • Dorothy B. Durband
  • Angela K. Mazzolini
  • Ryan H. Law
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-72586-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-72585-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Illustrations and Tables
4 illustrations in colour
Topics