Career Counselling: Constructivist Approaches by Mary McMahon,Wendy Patton

By Mary McMahon,Wendy Patton

In a altering employment weather and with the expansion of call for for careers advice in any respect levels of existence, careers counsel perform has moved from its positivist international view, with the counsellor as specialist and purchaser as passive responder, to extra holistic ‘constructivist’ techniques. In essence, those methods view the occupation as a holistic suggestion during which paintings and private lifestyles are inextricably intertwined, and everyone is specialists of their personal lives, actively developing their careers.


The first to totally discover the constructivist process, this book:



  • provides a theoretical heritage to constructivism

  • outlines a number of constructivist methods to occupation counselling

  • gives examples of the sensible program of constructivism.

Essential for somebody excited about profession assistance wishing to benefit extra approximately this very important new technique, this booklet combines thought with doable information, and represents a brand new course for occupation counselling.

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