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Career Development and Counseling. Putting Theory and Research to Work. Edition No. 3

  • ID: 5178924
  • Book
  • February 2021
  • 848 Pages
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd

Discover comprehensive coverage of leading research and theory in career psychology with the newest edition of a canonical work

The newly revised and thoroughly updated third edition of Career Development and Counseling retains many features of the celebrated second edition, including in-depth coverage of major theories of career development, interventions and assessment systems across the life span, and the roles of diversity, individual differences, and social factors in career development.

This new edition also covers essential new material on emerging topics like:

  • The future of work and preparing people for work in the new economy
  • The psychology of working theory
  • Working with older adults and retirees
  • Working with the unemployed and underemployed
  • Calling, work meaning, career adaptability, and volition

This book illuminates scientifically informed career practices from an interdisciplinary perspective, engaging readers with concrete strategies and practical tips for working with clients of all kinds. Drawing on vocational, industrial, organizational, and personality psychology, Career Development and Counseling is ideal for graduate students at the masters and doctoral levels in counseling, counseling psychology, counselor education, and educational psychology.

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Preface

Contributors

1. Career Development and Counseling:  An Introduction

Robert W. Lent and Steven D. Brown

SECTION I:  MAJOR THEORIES AND EMERGING PERSPECTIVES ON CAREER

DEVELOPMENT, CHOICE, AND ADJUSTMENT

2. The Theory of Work Adjustment

Jane L. Swanson and Madalyn Schneider

3. Holland’s Theory of Vocational Choice and Adjustment

Margaret M. Nauta

4. Life-Span, Life-Space Career Theory and Counseling

Paul J. Hartung

5. Career Development and Counseling:  A Social Cognitive Framework

Robert W. Lent

6. Career Construction Theory and Counseling Model

Mark L. Savickas

7. Psychology of Working Theory

David L. Blustein and Ryan D. Duffy

8. Emerging Perspectives:  Calling, Meaning, Volition

Bryan J. Dik, Michael F. Steger, and Kelly L. Autin

SECTION II:  DIVERSITY AND SOCIOCULTURAL FACTORS IN CAREER DEVELOPMENT

9. The Role of Gender in Career Development

Donna E. Schultheiss

10. The Role of Race and Ethnicity in Career Choice, Development, and Adjustment

Nadya A. Fouad and Neeta Kantamneni

11. Social Class and Poverty:  A Renewed Focus in Career Development

Cindy L. Juntunen, Saba Rasheed Ali, and Kipp R. Pietrantonio

12. Career Development of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Individuals

Heather Z. Lyons, Jeffrey P. Prince, and Bradley R. Brenner

13. The Career Development of Youth and Young Adults with Disabilities

Ellen S. Fabian and Taylor R. Morris

14. Career Development of Older Workers and Retirees

Andreas Hirschi and Dandan Pang

SECTION III:  ASSESSMENT AND OCCUPATIONAL INFORMATION

15. Nature, Importance, and Assessment of Interests

Jo-Ida C. Hansen

16. Nature, Importance, and Assessment of Needs and Values

James Rounds and Melanie Leuty

17. Ability and Aptitude Assessment in Career Counseling

A.J. Metz and Michael K. Gardner

18. Assessment of Personality in Career Development and Counseling

Pattrick J. Rottinghaus, Chan Jeong Park, and Devon M Washington

19. Occupational Information and Guidance Systems

Paul A. Gore, Jr and Wade C. Leuwerke

SECTION IV: COUNSELING, DEVELOPMENTAL, AND PREVENTIVE INTERVENTIONS

20. Promoting Career Development of Children and Adolescents in the 21st Century

Jay W. Rojewski

21. Promoting Career Choices

James P. Sampson, Jr., Debra S. Osborn, and Emily Bullock-Yowell

22. Facilitating Success in the Job Search Process

Steven D. Brown

23. Promoting Satisfaction and Effective Performance at Work

Robert W. Lent and Steven D. Brown

24. Unemployment and Underemployment: Prevention and Counseling Implications

Blake A. Allan and Taewon Kim

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Steven D. Brown
Robert W. Lent University of Minnesota.
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