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Counseling Assessment and Evaluation: Fundamentals of Applied Practice
Joshua C. Watson and Brande Flamez
Sage Publications Inc / Softcover / 2014-08-01 / 1452226245
Counseling / Psychological Testing
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560 pages
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Designed to help students learn how to assess clients, conduct treatment planning, and evaluate client outcomes, this practical book addresses specific CACREP competencies. Incorporating case studies and examples, authors Joshua C. Watson and Brandé 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.

Reviews:


“Watson and Flamez have captured the essence of the assessment process in their new book. Through rich case illustrations and the authors’ deep knowledge of the subject, readers are provided the most current trends and reflections on the assessment process.”
Bill McHenry, Texas A&M University–Texarkana

“The text is very straightforward and easy to read. It encourages students to apply what they are learning through case illustrations and guided practice exercises.”
Wendy Killam, Stephen F. Austin State University

“Watson and Flamez provide the reader with an engaging discussion of the fundamentals of counseling assessment and evaluation.”
Mark W. Dewalt, Winthrop University

“The 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.”
Patricia Andersen, Midwestern State University

Contents:

Editors' Preface
Preface
Section I. Principles and Foundations of Counseling Assessment
Chapter 1. Introduction to Counseling Assessment
Chapter 2. Basic Assessment and Statistical Concepts
Chapter 3. Reliability
Chapter 4. Validity
Chapter 5. Selecting, Administering, Scoring, and Reporting Assessment Results
Chapter 6. Integrating Assessment Into Counseling Practice
Section II. Overview of Assessment Areas
Chapter 7. Intelligence and General Ability Assessment
Chapter 8. Achievement and Aptitude Assessment
Chapter 9. Standardized Methods of Personality Assessment
Chapter 10. Projective Methods of Personality Assessment
Chapter 11. Behavioral Assessment
Chapter 12. Career and Vocational Assessment
Section III. Applications and Issues
Chapter 13. Clinical Assessment
Chapter 14. Outcome Assessment and Program Evaluation
Chapter 15. Assessment Issues With Diverse Populations
Chapter 16. Ethical and Legal Issues in Assessment
Glossary
References
Index
About the Authors

Counseling Assessment and Evaluation is part of the SAGE Counseling and Professional Identity Series, which targets specific competencies identified by CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Programs). To learn more about each text in the series, please visit www.sagepub.com/vip/cpiseries.

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