Psychological Testing and Assessment Book

Psychological Testing and Assessment


  • Author : Edward Sturman
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
  • Release Date : 2012-07-17
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 768
  • ISBN 10 : 0078035309

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Psychological Testing and Assessment Book Description :

Psychological Testing and Assessment presents students with a solid grounding in psychometrics and the world of testing and assessment. The book distinguishes itself through its logical organization, readable text, and many pedagogical aids, such as the “Meet an Assessment Professional” feature in every chapter which highlights the works of people such as Dr. Stephen Finn, architect of therapeutic assessment. Now in its eighth edition, this text has consistently won enthusiastic reviews not only for its balance of breadth and depth of coverage, but for content that brings a human face to the assessment enterprise.

Dictionary of Psychological Testing  Assessment and Treatment Book

Dictionary of Psychological Testing Assessment and Treatment


  • Author : Ian Stuart-Hamilton
  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release Date : 2007-06-15
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 288
  • ISBN 10 : 184642657X

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Dictionary of Psychological Testing Assessment and Treatment Book Description :

`A useful book for the specialist engaged in assessment and research'. - Journal of Analytical Psychology `This book is a must-have for the bookshelf if you are a student or practitioner in the fields of psychology or even sociology. It will be of equal value to anyone working in the fields of brain injury, mental health or related fields. It is a handbook of references, terms and abbreviations related to neuroanatomy, psychology, medicine and their experiments and therapies, as well as dipping in and out of statistical processes and their meanings. The book will have broad appeal from student to practitioner to doctor. This book is a new and improved second edition. I only wish I had known of the existence of the first edition as it will most certainly prove a valuable tool.' - The Encephalitis Society The fully revised and updated second edition of this well-established reference provides over 400 new or improved terms, and is an exhaustive guide to the key terms used in psychological testing, assessment and measurement. Over 3000 definitions offer clear explanations of statistical procedures commonly used in psychology; major psychometric and other psychological tests; categories of mental illness, mental disability, and brain damage; frequently used medical terms; basic neuroanatomy; and types of psychological therapies. This book is suitable for all levels of understanding, from undergraduate and postgraduate students to practitioners of psychology and associated fields, with particular attention to statistical terms used in typical university syllabuses, as well as tests commonly available in computer packages and cited in psychological journals and similar publications.

Psychological Testing and Assessment   Value Pack W MySearchLab  Book

Psychological Testing and Assessment Value Pack W MySearchLab


  • Author : Lewis R. Aiken
  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Release Date : 2008-12
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 535
  • ISBN 10 : 0205678386

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Psychological Testing and Assessment Value Pack W MySearchLab Book Description :

MySearchLab provides students with a complete understanding of the research process so they can complete research projects confidently and efficiently. Students and instructors with an internet connection can visit www.MySearchLab.com and receive immediate access to thousands of full articles from the EBSCO ContentSelect database. In addition, MySearchLab offers extensive content on the research process itself--including tips on how to navigate and maximize time in the campus library, a step-by-step guide on writing a research paper, and instructions on how to finish an academic assignment with endnotes and bibliography. A proven classic in the field, this edition of Psychological Testing and Assessment features new co-author Gary Groth-Marnat. Building on Aiken's strong foundation, this edition has been thoroughly updated, offering extensive coverage of new tests, inventories, and scales, the methods used in constructing these psychometric instruments, and the application of them. Greater integration of chapters, enhanced student activities, more opportunities to increase depth through web-based resources, new editions of various tests, greater emphasis on applied aspects of assessment, and revisions in the content and format of college entrance examinations drive Aiken and Groth-Marnat's twelfth edition. Substantial attention has also been given to neuropsychological assessment, adaptive testing, item response theory, the use of computers in psychological testing, and applications of tests in various contexts.

Psychological Testing and Assessment Book

Psychological Testing and Assessment


  • Author : Ronald Jay Cohen
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 744
  • ISBN 10 : 0767405099

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Psychological Testing and Assessment Book Description :

New edition of a psychological assessment textbook. Covers the statistical basis for measurement, correlation and inference, validity, tests of intelligence, personality assessment, counseling assessment, neurophysiological assessment, the assessment of people with disabilities, and computer-assiste

Psychological Testing and Assessment Book

Psychological Testing and Assessment


  • Author : Lewis R. Aiken
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Genre: Pruebas psicológicas
  • Pages : 531
  • ISBN 10 : UCSC:32106011343834

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Psychological Testing and Assessment Book Description :

The aim of this textbook is to help students understand the construction and use of tests in psychological, educational, and employment settings. The goal is to make psychological testing and assessment an interesting and important field of study. This revision not only updates information throughout the text, but also strengthens the coverage of several key issues such as the methodological aspects of testing and the research on, and theories of, intelligence. Also, greater emphasis has been placed on applications of psychological testing in education, clinical and industrial/organizational settings.

Conducting Psychological Assessment Book

Conducting Psychological Assessment


  • Author : A. Jordan Wright
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2010-12-16
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 528
  • ISBN 10 : 9780470921401

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Conducting Psychological Assessment Book Description :

A Valuable Guide to the Entire Process of Psychological Assessment Carefully working through all the phases of assessment, including integrating, conceptualizing, test selection, administering, scoring, and report writing, Conducting Psychological Assessment provides clinicians with a step-by-step methodology for conducting skilled individual assessments, from beginning to end. Unlike most guides to assessment, this book addresses the critical steps that follow administration, scoring, and interpretation—namely the integration of the data into a fully conceptualized report. Rich with case studies that illustrate every major point, this text provides a coherent structure for the entire process, taking into account the imperfection of both clinical intuition and specific psychological tests. Conducting Psychological Assessment presents practitioners with an accessible framework to help make the process of psychological assessment quicker, easier, and more efficient. It offers a model designed to ensure that assessors provide ethical and competent services and make useful contributions to the lives of the individuals they assess.

Foundations of Psychological Testing Book

Foundations of Psychological Testing


  • Author : Leslie A. Miller
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2015-06-16
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 640
  • ISBN 10 : 9781483369273

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Foundations of Psychological Testing Book Description :

Offering a clear introduction to the basics of psychological testing as well as to psychometrics and statistics, Foundations of Psychological Testing: A Practical Approach, Fifth Edition by Leslie A. Miller and Robert L. Lovler is a practical book that includes discussion of foundational concepts and issues, using real-life examples and situations that students will easily recognize, relate to, and find interesting. A variety of pedagogical tools further the conceptual understanding needed for effective use of tests and test scores. Now aligned with the 2014 Standards for Educational and Psychological Testing, the Fifth Edition offers new and expanded content throughout.

Psychological Testing Book

Psychological Testing


  • Author : Theresa J.B. Kline
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2005-02-15
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 368
  • ISBN 10 : 9781506315942

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Psychological Testing Book Description :

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, while ensuring that the test meets the highest professional standards. The author uses simple, clear examples throughout and fully details the required statistical analyses. Topics include—but are not limited to—design of item stems and responses; sampling strategies; classical and modern test theory; IRT program examples; reliability of tests and raters; validation using content, criterion-related, and factor analytic approaches; test and item bias; and professional and ethical issues in testing.