ERIC Number: EJ603047
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Differences in Experienced and Novice Counselors' Knowledge Structures about Clients: Implications for Case Conceptualization.
Mayfield, Wayne A.; Kardash, CarolAnne M.; Kivlighan, Dennis M., Jr.
Journal of Counseling Psychology, v46 n4 p504-14 Oct 1999
Uses concept mapping tasks and association tasks to examine knowledge structures about clients. Four experienced and five novice counselors read a counseling transcript, categorized client statements, and mapped the relationships among categories. Results support the information-processing perspective with novice counselors attending to surface detail and requiring greater time to process information. (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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