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Principles and Applications of Assessment in Counseling / Edition 5

Principles and Applications of Assessment in Counseling / Edition 5

by Susan C. Whiston


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781305271487
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 02/26/2016
Series: MindTap Course List Series
Edition description: New Edition
Sales rank: 220,932
Product dimensions: 8.00(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Susan Whiston is a professor at Indiana University in the Counseling Department. She is an active member of both ACA and APA and has published numerous journal articles.

Table of Contents

1. Assessment in Counseling. 2. Basic Assessment Principles. 3. Reliability. 4. Validity and Item Analysis. 5. Ethical and Legal Issues in Assessment. 6. Issues Related to Assessment with Diverse Populations. 7. Selecting, Administering, Scoring, and Communicating Assessment Results. 8. Initial Assessment in Counseling. 9. Intelligence and General Ability Testing. 10. Assessing Achievement and Aptitude: Applications for Counseling. 11. Assessment in Career Counseling. 12. Appraisal of Personality. 13. Behavioral Assessment. 14. Assessment in Marriage and Family Counseling. 15. Diagnosis. 16. Monitoring and Evaluating Counseling. Appendix A: Section E, ACA Code of Ethics. Appendix B: z scores. Appendix C: Standards for Multicultural Assessment, Fourth Revision, 2012. References.

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