Narrative Interventions in Post-modern Guidance and Career Counseling

A Review of Case Studies and Innovative Qualitative Approaches

  • Annamaria Di Fabio
  • Jean-Luc Bernaud

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Theoretical Perspectives and New Interventions in Different Contexts

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Lin Lhotellier, Caroline Arnoux-Nicolas, Laurent Sovet
      Pages 47-75
    3. Peter McIlveen, Allison Creed
      Pages 77-86
    4. Marcelo Afonso Ribeiro, Guilherme de Oliveira Silva Fonçatti, Maria da Conceição Coropos Uvaldo
      Pages 87-118
  3. Expanding the Horizons Using the Lenses of Accountability: New Qualitative Tools for Evaluating the Effectiveness of Post-modern Guidance and Career Interventions in the Twenty-First Century

  4. Back Matter
    Pages 243-246

About this book


This book presents an international review of the principle new post-modern narrative interventions in Guidance and Career Counseling. With contributions from the most important scholars in the field this volume presents new qualitative approaches and tools to assess the effectiveness of narrative interventions. It provides a critically needed review of case studies regarding the most innovative and updated interventions. This volume explores the field of Guidance and Career Counseling according to the most recent post-modern theories in career construction, life construction and life meaning, the psychology of working and the relational theory of working. It offers an international perspective for the application of effective post-modern Guidance and Career Counseling interventions to facilitate individuals’ life and career management. The volume serves as a fundamental instrument and reference for researchers, professionals, counselors, career counselors, professors, and students interested in the field.


Qualitative Approach Accountability Career and Life Management Case Study Career Counceling Career Choice Related Transitions Career Intervention Counseling Case Formulation Life Design Counseling Intervention Life Meaning Intervention Future Purposeful Life Qualitative Evaluation Tools in Counseling Career Construction Interview

Editors and affiliations

  • Annamaria Di Fabio
    • 1
  • Jean-Luc Bernaud
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Education and PsychologyUniversity of FlorenceFlorenceItaly
  2. 2.InetopConservatoire National des Arts et MétiersParisFrance

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