ERIC Number: EJ781487
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Dec
Guidelines for Education and Training at the Doctoral and Postdoctoral Levels in Consulting Psychology/Organizational Consulting Psychology
American Psychologist, v62 n9 p980-992 Dec 2007
The purpose of these "Guidelines for Education and Training at the Doctoral and Postdoctoral Levels in Consulting Psychology/Organizational Consulting Psychology" is to provide a common framework for use in the development, evaluation, and review of education and training in consulting psychology/organizational consulting psychology (CP/OCP). The intent of these guidelines is to improve the quality of teaching and learning in the area of the practice of CP, especially OCP, within the scientific discipline and profession of psychology. Towards these ends, this document is intended as guidance for psychologists who teach or plan curricula for teaching CP/OCP at doctoral or postdoctoral levels of professional education and training in psychology. The guidelines are structured in the form of overarching principles, general competencies, and domain-specific competencies that are ideally obtained by persons receiving training at the doctoral or postdoctoral level in CP/OCP.
Descriptors: Psychologists, Guidelines, Psychology, Professional Education, Counselor Training, Doctoral Programs, Educational Quality, Postdoctoral Education, Higher Education
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Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Psychological Association, Washington, DC.