The School Counselor’s Desk Reference and Credentialing Examination Study Guide, Second Edition is the only study guide and desk reference on the market that covers the latest ASCA School Counselor Competencies, CACREP Standards, and the CAEP and NBPTS Standards. It effectively prepares students for the Praxis II Professional School Counseling exams (5421 & 0420), NBPTS School Counseling National Certification exam, School Counselor Preparation Comprehensive exams, and state-specific certification exams for the professional practice of school counseling. This revised volume is designed to build knowledge and skills through end-of-chapter practice tests, a full-length practice exam with exam answers and rationales, guided reflections, and case studies. Additional resources include a glossary of important terms and a list of commonly used acronyms within the profession.  

chapter 1|86 pages

The Foundations of School Counseling

chapter 2|78 pages

Counseling, Prevention, and Intervention

chapter 3|32 pages

Diversity and Advocacy

chapter 4|42 pages


chapter 5|28 pages

Research and Evaluation

chapter 6|36 pages

Academic Development

chapter 7|26 pages

Collaboration, Consultation, and Referral

chapter 8|20 pages


chapter |26 pages

Full-Length Practice Exam

chapter |44 pages

Practice Exam Answers