5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Construct Validity
- Neuropsychological Tests
- Alternate-Form Reliability
- Criterion Validity
- a The extent to which scores of rating on an assessment instrument rated to other variables or behaviors according to some theory or hypothesis.
- b A recording of the electrical activity of the heart, made with an electrocardiograph.
- c Psychological tests, such as the Luria-Nebraska, that can detect impairment in different parts of the brain.
- d The relationship between scores achieved by people when they complete two versions of a test that are judged to be equivalent.
- e The extent to which a measure is associated in an expected way with some other measure (the criterion).
5 Multiple choice questions
- In behavioral assessment, a procedure whereby the individual observes and reports certain aspects of his or her behavior, thoughts, or emotions.
- 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.
- A computer-generated picture of the living brain, created by analysis of radioactive particles from isotopes injected into the bloodstream.
- 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.
- 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.
5 True/False questions
Standardization → The extent to which a test, measurement, or classification system produces the same scientific observation each time it is applied.
Thematic Apperception Test (TAT) → A projective test consisting of a set of black-and-white pictures reproduced on cards, each depicting a potentially emotion-laden situation. The examinee, presented with the cards one at a time, is instructed to make up a story about each situation.
Electroencephalogram (EEG) → A graphic recording of electrical activity of the brain, usually of the cerebral cortex, but sometimes of lower areas.
Neurologist → A psychologist concerned with the relationships among cognition, affect, and behavior on the one hand, and brain function on the other.
Psychological Tests → Psychological tests, such as the Luria-Nebraska, that can detect impairment in different parts of the brain.