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Reading list

A Warwick reading pack consisting of the core reading below will be sent to you. Please contact career.studies@warwick.ac.uk if you have not received it by the time you return home from the residential.


Core reading

Ali, L. and Graham, B. (1996) The Counselling Approach to Careers Guidance, London: Routledge.
Extract.

Gothard, B. (1999) Career as a myth, Psychodynamic Counselling, 5.1: 87-97.

Hazen, B. and Steckler, N.A. (2010) Career Coaching, in E. Cox, T. Bachkirova & D. Clutterbuck, The Complete Handbook of Coaching, London: Sage.

Jayasinghe, M. (2001) A Critique of Counselling in Careers Guidance, in M. Jayasinghe, Counselling in Careers Guidance, Buckingham: Open University Press.

Mignot, P. (2001) Working with Individuals, in W.P. Gothard, P. Mignot, M. Offer, & M. Ruff, Careers Guidance in Context, London: Sage.

Savickas, M.L. (2002) Career Construction: a Developmental Theory of Vocational Behaviour, in D. Brown & Associates, Career Choice and Development (4th edition), San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass.

Sharf, R.S. (2006) Theories in Combination, in R.S. Sharf, Applying Career Development Theory to Counseling (4th Edition), Belmont, CA: Thomson Higher Education.

Sharf, R.S. (2009) Applying Career Development Theory to Counseling (5th Edition), Belmont, CA: Thomson Higher Education.
Selected publisher’s extracts relating to: Holland's theory of types; Myers-Briggs type theory; constructivist and narrative approaches to career development; Krumboltz's social learning theory; and social cognitive career theory.

Spinelli, E. (2010) Existential Coaching, in E. Cox, T. Bachkirova & D. Clutterbuck, The Complete Handbook of Coaching, London: Sage.

Winter, D. (2012) Narrative techniques in reflective practice, Journal of the National Institute for Career Education and Counselling, 28: 21-27.


Optional further reading

Bedford, T. (1982) Vocational Guidance Interviews, London: Department of Employment.

Egan, G (2007) The Skilled Helper: a Problem Management and Opportunity Development Approach to Helping (8th Edition), Pacific Grove: Brookes/Cole.

Inkson, K. (2007) Understanding Careers: the Metaphors of Working Lives, London: Sage.

Kidd, J.M. (2006) Understanding Career Counselling: Theory, Research and Practice, London: Sage.

Nathan, R. and Hill, L. (2006) Career Counselling, London: Sage.

Nelson-Jones, R. (2006) Life Coaching Skills: How to Develop Skilled Clients, London: Sage.

Peterson, N. and González, R.C. (2000) Career Counselling Models for Diverse Populations, Belmont, CA: Wadsworth/Brooks Cole.

Savickas, M.L. and Walsh, W.B. (1996) (eds.) Handbook of Career Counselling Theory and Practice, Palo Alto, CA: Davies-Black.

Whitmore, J. (2009) Coaching for Performance: Growing Human Potential and Purpose (4th Edition), London: Nicholas Brealey.


Revised for May 2014 residential