5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Clinical Interview
- Family Functioning
- Criterion Validity
- a A conversation between a clinician and a patient that is aimed at determining diagnosis, history, causes for problems, and possible treatment options.
- b The extent to which a measure is associated in an expected way with some other measure (the criterion).
- c The discipline concerned with the bodily changes that accompany psychological events.
- d The process of constructing an assessment procedure that has norms and meets the various psychometric criteria for validity and reliability.
- e The adjustment of the family system as a whole in terms of family environment and performance of assigned roles to family members.
5 Multiple choice questions
- A psychologist concerned with the relationships among cognition, affect, and behavior on the one hand, and brain function on the other.
- The extent to which a measure adequately samples the domain of interest.
- The relationship between scores achieved by people when they complete two versions of a test that are judged to be equivalent.
- A recording of the electrical activity of the heart, made with an electrocardiograph.
- 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
Videotape Reconstruction → A form of behavioral assessment that entails careful observation of a person's overt behavior in a particular situation.
Split-Half Reliability → The relationship between the judgements that at least two raters make independently about a phenomenon.
CT scan → A computer-generated picture of the living brain, created by analysis of radioactive particles from isotopes injected into the bloodstream.
Structured Interview → A conversation between a clinician and a patient that is aimed at determining diagnosis, history, causes for problems, and possible treatment options.
Psychological Tests → Standardized procedures designed to measure a person's performance on a particular task or to assess his or her personality.