Career Counseling: A Developmental Approach / Edition 1

Career Counseling: A Developmental Approach / Edition 1

by Robert J. Drummond
     
 

ISBN-10: 0023306750

ISBN-13: 9780023306754

Pub. Date: 11/02/1994

Publisher: Pearson Education

Using a developmental perspective, this book examines the various stages in career growth and decline, problems involved in career change and more. Material addresses not only career counseling for the majority but the unique characteristics of counseling for diverse populations.  See more details below

Overview

Using a developmental perspective, this book examines the various stages in career growth and decline, problems involved in career change and more. Material addresses not only career counseling for the majority but the unique characteristics of counseling for diverse populations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780023306754
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
11/02/1994
Pages:
544
Product dimensions:
7.47(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.86(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. ICareer Counseling and the World of Work1
Ch. 1Career Counseling: A Process for Human Development2
Ch. 2Working: Implications for the Future38
Ch. 3Occupational Environments: Preparing for Change54
Pt. IICareer Development Theory and Practice75
Ch. 4Developmental Theories in Grades K-576
Ch. 5Career Counseling of Middle School Children and Junior High Students96
Ch. 6High School: A Transition Period112
Ch. 7Community College, College, and Postsecondary Students128
Ch. 8Early Adulthood: Developing Career Identity150
Ch. 9Middle Adulthood: A Time of Reflection168
Ch. 10Older Adults: The Graying of America184
Ch. 11Career Counseling Special Populations208
Ch. 12Multicultural Career Counseling232
Pt. IIIThe Nature of Career Information253
Ch. 13Career Information Sources254
Ch. 14Computer Applications in Career Counseling284
Ch. 15Assessment in Career Counseling306
Pt. IVContemporary and Future Practices, Trends, and Issues331
Ch. 16Counseling Strategies332
Ch. 17Context of Current Trends and Issues360
Appendix A: Selected List of Publishers of Career Literature375
Appendix B: Selected List of Test Publishers and Career Tests383
References387
Name Index409
Subject Index415

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