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Essentials of Career Interest Assessment

Essentials of Career Interest Assessment

Jeffrey P. Prince, Lisa J. Heiser

ISBN: 978-0-471-35365-2 September 2000 288 Pages


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* Complete coverage of interpretation, test construction,applications, and reporting
* Expert advice on avoiding common pitfalls
* Conveniently formatted for rapid reference

Confidently acquire the knowledge and skills you need to conduct,interpret, apply, and report career interest assessments

Essentials of Career Interest Assessment provides step-by-stepadvice for interpreting and using today's most popular careerinterest assessments, including the Strong Interest Inventory(TM),the Campbell(TM) Interest and Skill Survey, the Self-DirectedSearch, and other innovative career interest assessment tools.Providing essential information required to understand and evaluatethese valuable instruments, this book will help you acquire theconfidence and skills

Like all the volumes in the Essentials of Psychological Assessmentseries, this book is designed to help busy professionals quicklyacquire the knowledge and skills they need to make optimal use ofmajor psychological assessment instruments. Each concise chapterfeatures numerous callout boxes highlighting key concepts, bulletedpoints, and extensive illustrative material, as well as testquestions that help you to gauge and reinforce your grasp of theinformation covered.

Advance Praise for essentials of career interest assessment

"Presents easy-to-read, key practical information on the mostpopular career interest assessments. The chapters are clear andconcise, presenting valuable information for professionals inapplied settings.

Strong Interest Inventory.

Campbell Interest and Skill Survey.

Self-Directed Search.

Illustrative Case Report.

Other Types of Interest Assessment.


Annotated Bibliography.


About the Authors.