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Author Neukrug, Ed.

Title Essentials of testing and assessment : a practical guide for counselors, social workers, and psychologists / Edward S. Neukrug, R. Charles Fawcett
Edition Second edition
Published Australia ; Belmont, CA : Thomson/Brooks/Cole, [2010]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  150.287 Neu/Eot 2010  AVAILABLE
Description xx, 316 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents History and current professional issues: History of Testing and Assessment -- -- Ethical, Legal, And Professional Issues In Assessment -- -- Test Worthiness: Validity, Reliability, Practicality, and cross cultural fairness -- -- Statistical Concepts: Making Meaning Out Of raw scores -- -- Creating new scores to interpret test data -- -- Educational Assessment of Ability: Survey Battery, diagnostic, readiness, and cognitive ability tests -- -- Assessment of Intelligence -- -- Career and Occupational Assessment: Interest inventories, multiple aptitude, and special aptitude tests -- -- Clinical Assessment: Objective and Projective personality tests -- -- Informal Assessment: Observation, Rating Scales, classification methods, and records and personal documents -- -- Diagnosis in The Assessment Process -- -- The Assessment Report Process: The Interview, assessment techniques, environmental assessment, and the report
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-302) and index
Subject Ability -- Testing.
Behavioral assessment.
Psychology -- Methodology.
Author Fawcett, R. Charles.
LC no. 2008942957
ISBN 9780495604587 paperback
0495604585 paperback