Principles and Applications of Assessment in Counseling / Edition 3

Principles and Applications of Assessment in Counseling / Edition 3

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by Susan C. Whiston
     
 

ISBN-10: 0495501972

ISBN-13: 9780495501978

Pub. Date: 05/09/2008

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Created specifically for counseling students, this text provides you with a comprehensive introduction to appraisal and assessment and focuses on the importance of using assessment results to evaluate the efficacy of counseling. With cases studies found throughout, you will easily learn to apply principles to real life.  See more details below

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Created specifically for counseling students, this text provides you with a comprehensive introduction to appraisal and assessment and focuses on the importance of using assessment results to evaluate the efficacy of counseling. With cases studies found throughout, you will easily learn to apply principles to real life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495501978
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
05/09/2008
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
498
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

SECTION 1: PRINCIPLES OF ASSESSMENT. 1. Assessment in Counseling. 2. Basic Assessment Principles. 3. Reliability. 4. Validity and Item Analysis. 5. Instrument Selection, Administration, Scoring, and Communicating Results. SECTION 2: OVERVIEW OF ASSESSMENT AREAS. 6. Initial Assessment in Counseling. 7. Intelligence and General Ability Testing. 8. Assessing Achievement and Aptitude: Applications for Coun-seling. 9. Assessment in Career Counseling. 10. Appraisal of Personality. 11. Assessment in Marriage and Family Counseling. SECTION 3: APPLICATIONS AND ISSUES. 12. Assessment and Diagnosis. 13. Using Assessment in Counseling. 14. Ethical and Legal Issues in Assessment. 15. Issues Related to Assessment with Diverse Populations. 16. Technological Applications and Future Trends. Appendices A-E. Glossary. References.

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