Implications of Recent Developments in Structural Equation Modeling for Counseling Psychology

  title={Implications of Recent Developments in Structural Equation Modeling for Counseling Psychology},
  author={Stephen M. Quintana and Scott E. Maxwell},
  journal={The Counseling Psychologist},
  pages={485 - 527}
We review recent developments in structural equation modeling (SEM) since Fassinger’s (1987) introductory article. We discuss issues critical to designing and evaluating SEM studies. Our review includes recent technological developments in SEM such as new approaches from hypothesis testing to determining statistical power and assessing model fit. Moreover, we discuss innovations in applying SEM to different research contexts and designs (e.g., experimental and longitudinal designs and… 

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