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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 20 new and published books in the subject of Career & Lifestyle Development — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. The Psychology of Becoming a Successful Worker

    Research on the changing nature of achievement at work

    By Satu Uusiautti, Kaarina Määttä

    What is success at work and why is it important? How do top workers describe their success? How can work, community, leadership, family, or home and school promote success? Success at work is often associated with career-oriented individuals who sacrifice other areas of life to achieve highly in...

    Published July 27th 2014 by Routledge

  2. What You Really Need to Know about Counselling and Psychotherapy Training

    An essential guide

    By Cathy McQuaid

    Becoming a counsellor or psychotherapist is a transformative and life-changing experience. Some trainees manage this process well, while others struggle to come to terms with the personal impact of their training. In What You Really Need to Know about Counselling and Psychotherapy Training, Cathy...

    Published February 17th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Writing in Psychology

    By Scott A. Miller

    This book helps readers become better writers of psychology and better writers in general. After reading thousands of course papers, theses, and dissertations, Dr. Miller knows and addresses the issues that students find most challenging when writing about psychology. Written with the utmost...

    Published December 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  4. The Career Coaching Handbook

    By Julia Yates

    Uniquely combining the latest research into careers with the most up to date coaching approaches, Julia Yates shows how to effectively apply coaching techniques to the world of career support. Demonstrating how coaching research explains practice and how practice benefits from research, The Career...

    Published November 14th 2013 by Routledge

  5. College Counseling for Admissions Professionals

    Improving Access and Retention

    By Nathan J. Daun-Barnett, Carl W. Behrend, Cory M. Bezek

    College Counseling for Admissions Professionals is a much-needed resource to guide college admissions professionals in helping students navigate the college choice process. This research-based book prepares college admissions professionals to not only be marketers of their institution, but also...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  6. Publish and Prosper

    A Strategy Guide for Students and Researchers

    By Nathaniel M. Lambert

    Intended to help readers succeed in academia by increasing their scholarly productivity, this book provides strategies for getting articles published quickly in reputable research journals. Rather than focusing on the basics of writing about results, this unique guidebook provides tips on how to...

    Published August 27th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Handbook of Vocational Psychology

    Theory, Research, and Practice, 4th Edition

    Edited by W. Bruce Walsh, Mark L. Savickas, Paul J. Hartung

    Handbook of Vocational Psychology identifies, reports, and evaluates significant developments in vocational psychology and career counseling, and in doing so provides both professional clinicians and students with an informed understanding of both the current state and continuing progress in the...

    Published May 19th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Therapist Stories of Inspiration, Passion, and Renewal

    What's Love Got To Do With It?

    Edited by Michael F. Hoyt

    Why do you practice psychotherapy? In this exciting volume, some of the field’s leading therapists tell true stories which evoke the pleasures, joys, and satisfactions that inspire passion for therapeutic work. Rather than focusing on the stresses and strains of being a clinician, these...

    Published August 26th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Work and Family Policy

    International Comparative Perspectives

    Edited by Stephen Sweet

    Numerous challenges exist in respect to integrating work and family institutions and there is remarkable cross-national variation in the ways that societies respond to these concerns with policy. This volume examines these concerns by focusing on cross-national variation in structural/cultural...

    Published June 21st 2012 by Routledge

  10. Career Counseling

    Foundations, Perspectives, and Applications, 2nd Edition

    Edited by David Capuzzi, Mark D. Stauffer

    This text provides the beginning counseling student with a comprehensive overview and discussion of the practical application of career counseling skills. Based on the view that counselors must be prepared in a holisitic manner, it covers the historical and theoretical foundations of career...

    Published October 17th 2011 by Routledge