This guide has been designed specifically for students in the Counseling Field Experiences.
The assessment section offers you resources to find assessment tools to evaluate the needs of your clients. As you review these resources, be sure you are selecting tools that have validity and reliability.
Tests and Measures Databases
Use these tools to find an assessment instrument. Please note: the purpose of these databases is to identify an assessment instrument but due to the nature of these tools the actual instrument may not be available as they are to be administered and interpreted by a trained professional.
Professionally indexed, the PsycTESTS® database is an extensive collection of psychological measures, scales, surveys, and other instruments essential to the research needs of professionals, students, and educators across the behavioral and social sciences.
Collection of psychiatric references, including books, journals and self-assessment tools. Provides access to the DSM-5. The following journals are available through this database: The American Journal of Psychiatry, Psychiatric Services, and The Journal of Neuropsychiatry & Clinical Neurosciences.