For this Discussion, select a population with a counseling issue. Populations may include adolescents deciding what to do after high school, adults entering substance abuse treatment, older adults who have recently been laid off, stay-at-home moms returning to the workforce, and women with depression.
Post by Day 4 a description of one standardized and one nonstandardized assessment instrument that are not provided above. Then, explain how each instrument is appropriate for assessing the population you selected. Be specific. Finally, explain what makes each assessment standardized or nonstandardized.
Be sure to support your postings and responses with specific references to the Learning Resources.