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Integrative Assessment: A Guide for Counselors, 1st edition

  • Andrew Gersten
Integrative Assessment: A Guide for Counselors (Subscription)

ISBN-13: 9780133064421

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1st edition

Published byPearson (July 27th 2012) - Copyright © 2013

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Integrative Assessment for Counselors presents valuable assessment information and guidance which emerging helping professionals, students, and those preparing for licensure can apply to various mental health, school, community, and organizational settings. Using a case study approach, and written in a practitioner’s voice, this practical guide presents a comprehensive, balanced look at a number of topics readers can put to immediate use in their practices including assessment information and guidance, testing, the risks and resources approach to assessment, interviewing principles and methods, exploring presenting problems and readiness for change, informal and formal observations, assessing the therapeutic alliance, standardized risk assessments, dangerousness to self and others, and assessing substance abuse.

Table of contents

Chapter 1: Introduction to Psychological Assessment

 

Chapter 2: Ethical and Legal Considerations:  Preparing for the Assessment

 

Chapter 3:  Interviewing adults and youth: Principles, Methods and Skills

 

Chapter 4:  Exploring Presenting Problems, Readiness for Change, and Risks and Resources

 

Chapter 5:  Observations, Inferences, and Behavioral Assessment

 

Chapter 6: Psychological Tests and Measurement Concepts

 

Chapter 7: Reliability and Validity

 

Chapter 8: Personality and Interest Measures

 

Chapter 9: Assessing Psychopathology: Mood and Anxiety Disorders

 

Chapter 10: Child and adolescent measures

 

Chapter 11: Standardized Risk Assessments: Suicide and Dangerousness to Others

 

Chapter 12: Assessing Substance Use Disorders

 

Chapter 13: Assessment of Intellectual and Cognitive Abilities and Achievement

 

Chapter 14: Assessing the Therapeutic Alliance

 

Chapter15: Putting it All Together

 

 

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