This course will explore the psychological basis of career and lifestyle assessment in the field of vocational psychology. Career counseling and theory is explored with an emphasis on the history that led to the development of the field as well as the assessment methods and interventions specific to this field. The course includes the various approaches and interventions used by career counselors and psychologists. Professional issues related to traditional clinical interventions and the current trends in career assessment are reviewed.
* This course may be offered as PSY 685.