ISBN : 9780190672751
This book focuses on the application of the theoretical and measurement concepts of assessment in counseling. The authors use a conversational style of writing and emphasize the skills used in assessment. They present theoretical basis of assessment and emphasize the practical components to enhance practice in counseling.
Chapter 1: The Role of Assessment in Counseling; Chapter 2: Case Studies Progress Notes: Classification Systems; Chapter 3: Fundamentals of Assessment; Chapter 4: Current Standards for Validity; Chapter 5: Current Standards for Reliability; Chapter 6: How to Choose an Assessment Instrument; Chapter 7: Conducting an Initial Interview; Chapter 8: Multicultural and Special Population Assessment Issues in Counseling; Chapter 9: Fundamentals of Ability Assessment; Chapter 10: Fundamentals of Career Assessment; Chapter 11: Marriage, Substance Abuse, and Suicide Assessment; Chapter 12: Fundamentals of Interpretation Assessment; Chapter 13: Assessment of Accountability in Counseling; Appendix A; Appendix B; Index