Sperry, L. (Ed.). (2019). Couple and family assessment: Contemporary and cutting‐edge strategies (3rd ed.). ProQuest Ebook Central. Chapters 1 and 2 introduce methods of assessment and case conceptualization.
Williams, L., Edwards, T. M., Patterson, J. & Chamow, L. (2011). Essential assessment skills for couple and family Therapists. The Guilford Press. Read Chapters 9 and 10.
These chapters provide information on assessing family interaction and constructing a genogram.
Olson, D. H., Portner, J., & Lavee, Y. (n. d.). Adaptability and Cohesion Evaluation Scales. This resource is the FACES III assessment tool and administration and scoring instructions. This is an earlier version of this assessment than has been referred to in the readings. It is being used because it is the most current version available to NU.