Title Appearance Matters - optimising the outcomes for vocational guidance counselling and vocational training
Project Number 527463-LLP-1-2012-1-UK-LEONARDO-LMP
Product Appearance Matters - Synthesis Reports
Title Appearance Matters - Synthesis Reports
Product Type material for open learning
Marketing Text A report to show similarities and perhaps differences between the countries of the partnership in relation to the issues of the issues of disfigurement and dissatisfaction with appearance and the vocational training and guidance.
Description This synthesis report is based upon the national reports from Austria, Italy, Lithuania, Norway and Sweden. The national reports contain information about their educational and vocational training system, current unemployment rates, how health care is provided in the country together with specific appearance related questions. The partners addressed these appearance questions via desktop research, asking their participants by using questionnaires and their own thoughts about how appearance influences their practice and the work of vocational trainers and/or guidance counsellors. This synthesis report focuses mainly upon the appearance related questions, but each national report can be downloaded on the web site: www.appearancetraining.com .
Target group The target audience would be vocational guidance counsellors, guidance networks, umbrella organisations, NGO’s, training providers and other relevant stakeholders.
Area of application A training resource that would be used to learn about the European vocational training and guidance counselling perspective about disfigurement and dissatisfaction with appearance and it’s implications.