London Guildhall HRM staff member publishes in prestigious APA career handbook

Networking in the American Psychological Association’s Handbook of Career Intervention now available

Date: 07/11/2014

HRM team leader Dr Sue Shortland’s chapter on networking in the American Psychological Association’s Handbook of Career Intervention, edited by Paul J. Hartung, Mark L. Savickas, and W. Bruce Walsh, is now available having been published in November 2014.

The two-volume APA Handbook of Career Intervention aims to consolidate and advance knowledge about the scientific foundations and practical applications of career intervention. It offers an inclusive resource for understanding and applying principles and practices of career intervention to assist diverse individuals and groups across developmental stages to construct personally meaningful and socially relevant work lives.

The handbook presents information about the historical, contemporary, theoretical, demographic, assessment-based, and professional foundations of career intervention (Volume 1), as a well as specific career intervention models, methods, and materials within each career service noted above and applied to easing career transitions (Volume 2). In whole or in part, the Handbook aims to be useful to researchers, practitioners, educators, consultants, policy-makers, and students alike across a full array of professions including psychology, counselling, education, and business and industry.

Find out more about the book.

Susan Shortland