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APSY 8645 Advanced Psychological Assessment (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

Provides an introduction to a variety of assessment tools commonly used to diagnose psychological disorders and inform treatment planning for children, adolescents, and adults. Assessment tools covered in this course include projective and personality tests, intelligence tests, tests of achievement, neuropsychological tests, and symptom checklists. Focus will be upon the theory, administration, scoring, and interpretation of these tools. Critical issues in the use of these measures, including ethical, psychometric, social, and legal concerns will be addressed. Students will complete and present integrated test batteries.

Schedule: Biennially

Instructor(s): Julie MacEvoy

Prerequisites: None

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Comments: Restricted to Ph.D. students in Counseling Psychology. Others by instructors permission. This is a year-long course, 1 credit in the Fall, 2 credits in the Spring.

Last Updated: 24-Jun-17