← PSYO 343 - Chpt 4 Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Inter-Rater Reliability
- Cultural Bias
- Event-Related Potential (ERP)
- Internal Consistency Reliability
- Test-Retest Reliability
- a The degree to which assessment devices, such as intelligence tests, have content that is not representative and meaningful for individuals from various cultural backgrounds.
- b The relationship between the judgements that at least two raters make independently about a phenomenon.
- c The relationship between the scores that a person acheives when he or she takes the same test twice.
- d The degree to which different items of an assessment are related to one another.
- e Brain wave potentials that can be used for cognitive assessments. ERPs are evaluated when a person is asked to perform a cognitive task.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Psychological tests, such as the Luria-Nebraska, that can detect impairment in different parts of the brain.
- A standardized means of assessing a person's current mental ability; for example, the Standford-Binet test and the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale.
- A psychologist concerned with the relationships among cognition, affect, and behavior on the one hand, and brain function on the other.
- A graphic recording of electrical activity of the brain, usually of the cerebral cortex, but sometimes of lower areas.
- The adjustment of the family system as a whole in terms of family environment and performance of assigned roles to family members.
5 True/False Questions
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.
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.
Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) → 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.
Ecological Momentary Assessment (EMA) → A graphic recording of electrical activity of the brain, usually of the cerebral cortex, but sometimes of lower areas.
Personality Inventory → 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.