← PSYO 343 - Chpt 4 Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Split-Half Reliability
- Family Functioning
- Structured Interview
- 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 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.
- c The adjustment of the family system as a whole in terms of family environment and performance of assigned roles to family members.
- d 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.
- e The relationship between two halves of an assessment instrument that have been determined to be equivalent.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- A conversation between a clinician and a patient that is aimed at determining diagnosis, history, causes for problems, and possible treatment options.
- Modification of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), which allows researchers to take pictures of the brain so quickly that metabolic changes can be measured, resulting in a picture of the brain at work rather than of its structure alone.
- 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.
- Psychological tests, such as the Luria-Nebraska, that can detect impairment in different parts of the brain.
- In behavioral assessment, a procedure whereby the individual observes and reports certain aspects of his or her behavior, thoughts, or emotions.
5 True/False Questions
Neuropsychologist → A physician who studies the nervous system, especially its structure, functions, and abnormalities.
Personality Inventory → A self-report questionnaire by which an examinee indicates whether statements assessing habitual tendencies apply to him or her.
Inter-Rater Reliability → The relationship between the judgements that at least two raters make independently about a phenomenon.
Thought Listing → Computerized axial tomography, a method of diagnosis in which X-rays are taken from different angles and then analyzed by computer to produce a representation of the part of the body in cross section; often used on the brain.
Ecological Momentary Assessment (EMA) → A graphic recording of electrical activity of the brain, usually of the cerebral cortex, but sometimes of lower areas.