Sperry, L. (Ed.). (2019). Couple and family assessment: Contemporary and cutting‐edge strategies. ProQuest Ebook Central. Chapter 7 reviews couple assessment inventories. Review material in Chapter 6 as needed.
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.
Girard, A., & Brownlee, A. (2015). Assessment guidelines and clinical implications for therapists working with couples in sexually open marriages. Sexual & Relationship Therapy, 30(4), 462–474. This article offers considerations when working with non-traditional couple structures.