Tools for Strengths-based Assessment and EvaluationeBook - 2013
Traditionally, assessment and evaluation have focused on the negative aspects or deficits of a client's presentation. Yet strengths, health, and those things that are going ""right"" in a person's life are key protective factors in the prevention and treatment of many mental health problems. Thus, measuring strengths is an important component of a balanced assessment and evaluation process. This is the first compendium of more than 150 valid and reliable strengths-based assessment tools that clinicians, researchers, educators, and program evaluators can use to assess a wide array of positive a.
Publisher: New York : Springer, ©2013
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xxv, 534 pages) : illustrations