5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Cognitive-Behavioral Case Formulation
- Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI)
- Videotape Reconstruction
- Projective Test
- a A physician who studies the nervous system, especially its structure, functions, and abnormalities.
- 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 A process in which a cognitive-behavioral therapist attempts to ascertain how the various problems experienced by a client are related in order to pick out target behaviors that will become the focus of therapy.
- d A technique for assessing a person's thoughts and feelings. It involves having the person recall his or her reactions while watching a videotape of a previous tim when they were engaged in a task.
- e A lengthy personality inventory by which individuals are diagnosed through their true-false replies to groups of statements indicating states such as anxiety, depression, masculinity-femininity, and paranoia.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- The relationship between two halves of an assessment instrument that have been determined to be equivalent.
- A technique for measuring the structure (or, in the case of functional magnetic resonance imaging, the activity) of the living brain. The person is placed inside a large circular magnet that causes hydrogen atoms to move; the return of the atoms to their original positions when the current to the magnet is turned off is translated by a computer into pictures of brain tissue.
- Brain wave potentials that can be used for cognitive assessments. ERPs are evaluated when a person is asked to perform a cognitive task.
- A graphic recording of electrical activity of the brain, usually of the cerebral cortex, but sometimes of lower areas.
- The relationship between scores achieved by people when they complete two versions of a test that are judged to be equivalent.
5 True/False Questions
Electrocardiogram → A physician who studies the nervous system, especially its structure, functions, and abnormalities.
Psychological Tests → Standardized procedures designed to measure a person's performance on a particular task or to assess his or her personality.
Intelligence Testing → 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.
Test-Retest Reliability → The relationship between the judgements that at least two raters make independently about a phenomenon.
Reliability → The extent to which a test, measurement, or classification system produces the same scientific observation each time it is applied.