School Psychology Review

A Review of Selected Vocational Interest Inventories for Use by School Psychologists

Dorothy Spitzer, Edward M. Levinson

pp. 673-692

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ABSTRACT: With the passage of the Carl D. Perkins Act, school psychologists may increasingly find themselves involved in planning or implementing school-based vocational interest assessments. This article discusses some general considerations invocational interest assessment, reviews 10 popular vocational interest inventories,and provides recommendations for interest inventory use. The article concludes with a discussion of issues related to the selection and interpretation of interest inventories.