Career Counseling: Applied Concepts of Life Planning / Edition 5

Career Counseling: Applied Concepts of Life Planning / Edition 5

by Vernon G. Zunker, Zunker
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Career Counseling: Applied Concepts of Life Planning / Edition 5

This highly successful book has been called the most comprehensive text on the market, providing students with needed career theory as well as practical techniques and examples. Through the author's clear writing style, case examples, tables, and exercises, students develop a solid understanding of the theoretical models of career counseling and are thoroughly exposed to the practical information on how to effectively counsel clients about career issues.

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ISBN-13: 9780534346683
Publisher: Brooks/Cole
Publication date: 07/28/1997
Series: Counseling Series
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 612
Product dimensions: 6.67(w) x 9.51(h) x 1.32(d)

Table of Contents

PART I. FOUNDATIONS AND RESOURCES. 1. Career Counseling Today and its Historical Development. 2. Theories of Career Development - I. 3. Theories of Career Development -II. 4. Career Counseling Models. 5. Techniques for the Career Counseling Intake Interview. 6. Career Counseling Intake Interviews: Case Studies. 7. Using Standardized Assessment in Career Counseling. 8. Self-Assessment and a Model for Using Assessment. 9. Using Computers for Career Counseling. PART II. CAREER COUNSELING AND SPECIAL POPULATIONS. 10. Career Counseling for Multicultural Groups. 11. Special Issues in Career Counseling for Women. 12. Special Issues in Career Counseling for Men. 13. Special Issues in Family Systems Featuring Issues for Dual Careers. 14. Career Counseling for Individuals with Disabilities. 15. Career Counseling for Gay Men, Lesbian, and Bisexual Clients. PART III. CAREER COUNSELING IN EDUCATIONAL SETTINGS. 16. Implications of Development Patterns and Research for Career Guidance in School. 17. Career Guidance in School. 18. Career Counseling in Institutions of Higher Learning. PART IV. CAREER COUNSELING IN WORK SETTINGS AND THROUGHOUT CAREER TRANSITIONS IN LIFE. 19. Some Perspectives of Work. 20. Career Counseling for Adults in Career Transition. 21. Career Development of Adults in Organizations.

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