Psychological Testing and Assessment
  • Author : Renée Margaret Tobin
  • Release Date : 01 March 2021
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill LLC
  • Genre : Psychological tests
  • Pages : 0
  • ISBN 13 : 1260837025

Psychological Testing and Assessment Book Summary

"Psychological tests and other tools of assessment may differ with respect to a number of variables, such as content, format, administration procedures, scoring and interpretation procedures, and technical quality. The content (subject matter) of the test will, of course, vary with the focus of the particular test. But even two psychological tests purporting to measure the same thing-for example, personality-may differ widely in item content. This is so because two test developers might have entirely different views regarding what is important in measuring "personality"; different test developers employ different definitions of "personality." Additionally, different test developers come to the test development process with different theoretical orientations"--

Psychological Testing and Assessment

Psychological Testing and Assessment

Author : Renée Margaret Tobin,William Joel Schneider,Ronald Jay Cohen
Publisher : McGraw Hill LLC
Genre : Psychological tests
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"Psychological tests and other tools of assessment may differ with respect to a number of variables, such as content, format, administration procedures, scoring and interpretation procedures, and technical quality. The content (subject matter) of the test will, of course, vary with the focus of the particular test. But even two ...

Psychological Testing in the Service of Disability Determination

Psychological Testing in the Service of Disability Determination

Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on the Health of Select Populations,Committee on Psychological Testing, Including Validity Testing, for Social Security Administration Disability Determinations
Publisher : National Academies Press
Genre : Medical
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The United States Social Security Administration (SSA) administers two disability programs: Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), for disabled individuals, and their dependent family members, who have worked and contributed to the Social Security trust funds, and Supplemental Security Income (SSSI), which is a means-tested program based on income and financial ...

Handbook of Psychological Assessment

Handbook of Psychological Assessment

Author : Gary Groth-Marnat
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Genre : Psychology
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The most highly acclaimed and complete reference work on psychological assessment-fully updated and expanded Covering principles of assessment, evaluation, referral, treatment planning, and report writing, the latest edition of Gary Groth-Marnat's landmark Handbook of Psychological Assessment has been thoroughly revised and expanded. Written in a practical, skills-based manner, this classic ...

Clinician s Guide to Psychological Assessment and Testing

Clinician s Guide to Psychological Assessment and Testing

Author : John M. Spores, PhD, JD
Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
Genre : Psychology
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"Overall, this is an excellent guide to the use and administration of psychological tests. It provides straightforward directions and instructions on how to utilize testing in such a way as to better inform clinical practice. I could see this book as a mainstay on any counselorís bookshelf, especially those ...

Understanding Psychological Assessment

Understanding Psychological Assessment

Author : William I. Dorfman,Michel Hersen
Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
Genre : Psychology
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Introductory texts on psychological testing and evaluation historically are not in short supply. Typically, however, such texts have been relatively superficial in their discussion of clinical material and have focused primarily on the theoretical and psychometric properties of indi vidual tests. More practical, clinically relevant presentations of psychological instruments have ...

Psychological Testing

Psychological Testing

Author : Colin Cooper
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Psychology
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Winner of the British Psychological Society's Textbook Award 2019. Psychological tests are everywhere. They are widely used by practitioners, researchers, clinicians, and educators -anyone, in fact, who needs to measure various aspects of personality, cognitive abilities, mood and suchlike. Psychometrics is the science of psychological assessment. It covers the construction, use ...

Psychological Testing

Psychological Testing

Author : Theresa J.B. Kline
Publisher : SAGE Publications
Genre : Social Science
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Psychological Testing: A Practical Approach to Design and Evaluation offers a fresh and innovative approach for graduate students and faculty in the fields of testing, measurement, psychometrics, research design, and related areas of study. Author Theresa J.B. Kline guides readers through the process of designing and evaluating a test, ...

Adapting Educational and Psychological Tests for Cross Cultural Assessment

Adapting Educational and Psychological Tests for Cross Cultural Assessment

Author : Ronald K. Hambleton,Peter F. Merenda,Charles D. Spielberger
Publisher : Psychology Press
Genre : Business & Economics
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Critically examines the dos and don'ts in adapting tests for cross-cultural assessment and research, as well as the major theoretical and methodological issues in the adaptation of educational and psychological tests....