This guide will provide instruction to state
supervisors in proper counseling techniques.
Specifically, it provides an overview of the
counseling process, guidelines pertaining to
both the counseling session and the
counseling memo, and a summary of
contractual provisions governing the
It is not intended to be applicable to every
situation, nor does it supersede the terms
of the collective bargaining agreements or
otherwise established policies or practices
of state departments or agencies.
Supervisors are encouraged to
discuss specific questions, problems, or
unusual circumstances with appropriate level
Management at ext. 4822.