This powerful resource and tool is designed specifically for students preparing for the National Counselor Exam (NCE) or Counselor Preparation Comprehensive Examination (CPCE) and professional counselors preparing to take the NCE as a licensure exam. It includes state-of-the-art summaries of essential core content, numerous sample questions, multiple-choice questions embedded in each content section, and four full-length practice tests: two for the NCE and two for the CPCE. A helpful introductory chapter provides test taking and study preparation strategies to help readers prepare for what to expect with either exam and how to prepare for the exams. Mastering the NCE and CPCE is the ideal tool for taking and passing the two most important examinations in counselor preparation and credentialing.
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Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Professional Orientation and Ethical Practice
Chapter 2: Social and Cultural Diversity
Chapter 3: Human Growth and Development
Chapter 4: Lifestyle and Career Development
Chapter 5: Helping Relationships
Chapter 6: Group Work
Chapter 7: Assessment
Chapter 8: Research and Program Evaluation
Chapter 9: From Envisioning to Actualization: Marketing Yourself in the 21st Century
by Daniel S. Testa, Jessica A. Headley, and Nicole A. Adamson
Practice Tests of the National Counselor Examination and the Counselor Preparation Comprehensive Examination
NCE Sample Test—Form A
NCE Sample Test—Form B
CPCE Sample Test—Form A
CPCE Sample Test—Form B