Counseling Assessment and Evaluation: Fundamentals of Applied Practice

Counseling Assessment and Evaluation: Fundamentals of Applied Practice

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Designed to help students learn how to assess clients, conduct treatment planning, and evaluate client outcomes, Counseling Assessment and Evaluation addresses specific CACREP competencies. Incorporating case studies and examples, authors Joshua C. Watson and BrandAc Flamez provide foundational knowledge for sound formal and informal assessments, cover ethical and legal considerations in assessment, describe basic statistical concepts, highlight the domains in which assessments are commonly used (intelligence, aptitude, achievement, personality, career, etc.), and provide strategies for integrating assessment data when working with clients. a€œWatson and Flamez have captured the essence of the assessment process in their new book. Through rich case illustrations and the authorsa€™ deep knowledge of the subject, readers are provided the most current trends and reflections on the assessment process.a€ a€”Bill McHenry, Texas AaM Universitya€“Texarkana a€œThe text is very straightforward and easy to read. It encourages students to apply what they are learning through case illustrations and guided practice exercises.a€ a€”Wendy Killam, Stephen F. Austin State University a€œWatson and Flamez provide the reader with an engaging discussion of the fundamentals of counseling assessment and evaluation. ?a€”Mark W. Dewalt, Winthrop University a€œThe case illustrations and the practice exercises are exceptional and go a long way toward making the material accessible. Case examples in the body of the text are also well done.a€ a€”Patricia Andersen, Midwestern State UniversityStandard scores for the eight subtests, three Career Exploration Scores, and a Military Entrance Score are calculated and provided on a score ... The OCCU- Find is linked to O*NET OnLine, the Occupational Outlook Handbook, and the website The OCCU-Find allows participants to search information based on occupational titles, Career Clusters, Interests Codes , and skills.

Title:Counseling Assessment and Evaluation: Fundamentals of Applied Practice
Author:Joshua C. Watson, Brandé Flamez
Publisher:SAGE Publications - 2014-07-24


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