Revista Brasileira de Orientação Profissional
versão impressa ISSN 1679-3390
NASCIMENTO, Regina Sonia Gattas Fernandes do. Psychological assessment in dynamic processes of individual vocational guidance. Rev. bras. orientac. prof [online]. 2007, vol.8, n.1, pp. 33-44. ISSN 1679-3390.
This study was based on theoretical texts and wide professional experience and proposes integrating the use of Psychological Assessment and Vocational Guidance. Vocational Guidance was grounded on the dynamic approach which assumes that career choice is influenced by several aspects, both subjective and objective. Psychological Assessment is argued for considering the Brazilian setting and the latest measures by the Federal Council of Psychology that regulates its use. The author proposes the use of Psychological Assessment which contributes to clarify the clients processes of career choice.
Palavras-chave : Vocational guidance; Career choice; Dynamic approach; Psychological assessment.