Career Development Interventions, 6th edition

  • Spencer G. Niles, 
  • JoAnn E. Harris-Bowlsbey

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Career Development Interventions presents theories, assessments, planning tools, resources and technologies relevant to modern career development. It's a practical, straightforward approach to the competencies required of today's professional career counselors. The text has 4 chapters devoted to career development in educational settings. The text provides strategies for implementing career counseling techniques and creating career development programs.

The 6th Edition reflects cutting-edge research, trends and pedagogy. It has an enhanced focus on diversity and equity. It also includes the implications of COVID-19 on career choice and development. There are additional case studies representing clients from diverse backgrounds and updated statistics.

Published by Pearson (June 28th 2021) - Copyright © 2022

ISBN-13: 9780135842539

Subject: Counseling

Category: Career Counseling



  1. Introduction to Career Development Interventions
  2. Understanding and Applying Theories of Career Development
  3. Understanding and Applying Recent Theories of Career Development
  4. Providing Culturally Competent Career Development Interventions
  5. Assessment and Career Planning
  6. Career Information and Resources
  7. Using Information and Communication Technologies to Support Career Counseling and Planning
  8. Career Counseling Strategies and Techniques
  9. Designing, Implementing, and Evaluating Career Development Programs and Services
  10. Career Development Interventions in Elementary Schools
  11. Career Development Interventions in Middle Schools
  12. Career Development Interventions in High Schools
  13. Career Development Interventions in Higher Education
  14. Career Development Interventions in Community Settings
  15. Ethical Issues in Career Development Interventions

APPENDIX A: NCDA Code of Ethics Preamble

APPENDIX B: Educational and Career Planning Portfolio

APPENDIX C: Career Counseling Competencies of the National Career Development Association (NCDA)

APPENDIX D: 2016 CACREP Standards Related to Career Development

APPENDIX E: National Career Development Guidelines (NCDG) Framework

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