My system of career influences: responding to challenges facing career education

Watson, Mark; McMahon, Mary
September 2006
International Journal for Educational & Vocational Guidance;Sep2006, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p159
Academic Journal
The present article explores major challenges facing career psychology, specifically within the field of career education. Several issues are identified including the need for more effective links between theory and practice, the movement towards constructivist theories and the related challenges of applying such theories. These issues are explored within the context of the reformulation of career education and through the lens of the constructivist Systems Theory Framework of career development and its applied activity, the My Systems of Career Influences.


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