Career, Work, and Mental Health: Integrating Career and Personal Counseling / Edition 1

Career, Work, and Mental Health: Integrating Career and Personal Counseling / Edition 1

by Vernon G. Zunker
     
 

Individuals seeking career counseling often present a complex array of issues, and thus it is often difficult for counselors to separate career satisfaction and development from other mental health issues. Career, Work, and Mental Health examines this tightly woven connection between mental health issues and career development and offers practical ways for counselors… See more details below

Overview

Individuals seeking career counseling often present a complex array of issues, and thus it is often difficult for counselors to separate career satisfaction and development from other mental health issues. Career, Work, and Mental Health examines this tightly woven connection between mental health issues and career development and offers practical ways for counselors to blend career and personal counseling. Taking this integrative approach, author Vernon Zunker offers step-by-step procedures for delivering effective intervention strategies-tactics that are meaningful and relevant to career choice, career development, and the interconnectedness of personal problems.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412964241
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
06/05/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
856,451
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. I Career Counseling Perspectives 1

1 Introduction 3

2 Career Development Theories: An Overview 15

3 Career Counseling Practices 37

4 Constraints Affecting Career Choice and Development 55

5 Career Choice and Development 73

Pt. II Mental Health Issues and Solutions 93

6 Depression and Its Impact on Career Development 95

7 Other Mental Health Issues and Career Concerns 111

8 Cultural Diversity Dimensions 131

9 Personality Development and Disorders and Their Effect on Career 153

10 Assessing Personality Development Through Personality Inventories 175

11 Work Stress 195

12 Interventions and Case Studies 215

App. A Acculturation Scales 241

App. B The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (Fourth Edition, Text Revision) Classification System 243

References 245

Name Index 259

Subject Index 265

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