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001: Measures for Clinical Practice, 2nd Ed., Vol. 1
001: Measures for Clinical Practice, 2nd Ed., Vol. 1
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Today, as the legitimacy of various forms of therapeutic intervention is under attack, and as practitioners in all areas of the human services are increasingly held accountable for monitoring and evaluating their practices in an objective manner, a sound familiarity with objective measurement techniques has become essential. In addition, practitioners must also be concerned with satisfying state, agency, or insurance company guidelines. <P> Now, this updated and expanded two-volume edition of Fischer and Corcorans standard reference enables professionals to gather this vital information easily and effectively. In Measures for Clinical Practice, Volume 1: Couples, Families and Children and Volume 2: Adults, Joel Fischer and Kevin Corcoran provide an extensive collection of over 320 rapid assessment instruments (RAIs), including questionnaires and scales, which assess virtually any problem commonly encountered in clinical practice. All instruments are actually reprinted in the book, and are critiqued by the authors to aid in their selection. The instruments included are brief and easy to administer and will be useful for all types of practice and all theoretical orientations. <P> Introducing the compendium of instruments, Fischer and Corcoran explain the principles of measurement and how to apply them in practice. They explore the range of assessment techniques available, including behavioral observations, rating scales, and client logs, as well as unobt      

Author: Joel Fischer

Language: English

Edition: 2

Binding: Hardcover

Publisher: Free Press

Publication Date: 1994-03-14

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ISBN: 0029066859

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