5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Event-Related Potential (ERP)
- Projective Test
- Alternate-Form Reliability
- Thought Listing
- a The relationship between scores achieved by people when they complete two versions of a test that are judged to be equivalent.
- b A psychological assessment device employing a set of standard but vague stimuli on the assumption that unstructured material will allow unconscious motivations and fears to be uncovered. The Rorschach series of inkblots is an example.
- c Brain wave potentials that can be used for cognitive assessments. ERPs are evaluated when a person is asked to perform a cognitive task.
- d A recording of the electrical activity of the heart, made with an electrocardiograph.
- e A cognitive assessment technique that involves a person writing down his or her thoughts upon experiencing an event, such as taking a test or meeting a person.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- The relationship between two halves of an assessment instrument that have been determined to be equivalent.
- The degree to which assessment devices, such as intelligence tests, have content that is not representative and meaningful for individuals from various cultural backgrounds.
- A form of self-observation involving collection of data in real time (eg. diaries) regarding thoughts, moods ,and stressors.
- The extent to which scores of rating on an assessment instrument rated to other variables or behaviors according to some theory or hypothesis.
- An interview in which the questions are set out in a prescribed fashion for the interviewer; assists professionals in making diagnosis decisions based upon standardized criteria.
5 True/False Questions
Test-Retest Reliability → The relationship between the scores that a person acheives when he or she takes the same test twice.
Clinical Interview → An interview in which the questions are set out in a prescribed fashion for the interviewer; assists professionals in making diagnosis decisions based upon standardized criteria.
Neuropsychological Tests → Psychological tests, such as the Luria-Nebraska, that can detect impairment in different parts of the brain.
Psychological Tests → Standardized procedures designed to measure a person's performance on a particular task or to assess his or her personality.
Behavioral Observation → A form of behavioral assessment that entails careful observation of a person's overt behavior in a particular situation.