5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Construct Validity
- Personality Inventory
- Videotape Reconstruction
- Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI)
- a The process of constructing an assessment procedure that has norms and meets the various psychometric criteria for validity and reliability.
- b 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.
- c 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.
- d A self-report questionnaire by which an examinee indicates whether statements assessing habitual tendencies apply to him or her.
- e The extent to which scores of rating on an assessment instrument rated to other variables or behaviors according to some theory or hypothesis.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The phenomenon whereby behavior is changed by the very fact that it is being observed.
- A recording of the electrical activity of the heart, made with an electrocardiograph.
- A psychologist concerned with the relationships among cognition, affect, and behavior on the one hand, and brain function on the other.
- The relationship between two halves of an assessment instrument that have been determined to be equivalent.
- A recording of the minute electrical activity of the sweat glands on the skin, allowing the inference of an emotional state.
5 True/False questions
Cognitive-Behavioral Case Formulation → 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.
Behavioral Observation → A conversation between a clinician and a patient that is aimed at determining diagnosis, history, causes for problems, and possible treatment options.
Rorschach Inkblot Test → Standardized procedures designed to measure a person's performance on a particular task or to assess his or her personality.
Family Functioning → In behavioral assessment, a procedure whereby the individual observes and reports certain aspects of his or her behavior, thoughts, or emotions.
Thought Listing → A computer-generated picture of the living brain, created by analysis of radioactive particles from isotopes injected into the bloodstream.