Category: Psychological Testing & Measurement

Practitioner's Guide to Assessing Intelligence and Achievement
With recent revisions to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), clinicians need an up-to-date resource covering key intelligence and achievement tests. Presenting contributions by leading scholars and...

31.05.2012

El Poder Curativo de Los Alimentos : Nutricion, Autocuracion y Bienestar
Discussing how to be healthy in the modern world, this perceptive guide attempts to answer why people still suffer from serious illnesses during a time of advanced medicine, and it provides the pros and cons of all diets. Eating...

13.06.2016

Drawings in Assessment and Psychotherapy : Research and Application
Drawing is a language, projected by children and adults, reflecting their joy and pain. It is used extensively by clinical psychologists, art therapists, social workers, and other mental health professionals in the assessment...

04.06.2017

The Numeracy Test Workbook : Everything You Need for a Successful Programme of Self Study Including Quick Tests and Full-length Realistic Mock-ups
Numeracy, or numerical reasoning tests are one of the most common types of psychometric tests used in assessment and selection procedures, and now with increased competition for jobs and placements it has never been more...

30.06.2015

Early Childhood Assessment : Why, What, and How
The assessment of young children's development and learning has recently taken on new importance. Private and government organizations are developing programs to enhance the school readiness of all young children,...

18.12.2017

Essentials of Millon Inventories Assessment
Fully revised and updated, Essentials of Millon Inventories Assessment, Third Edition will help readers to quickly acquire the knowledge and skills needed to confidently administer, score, and interpret the full battery of...

02.02.2015

Practice Tests for Personality Testing

23.02.2017

Handbook of Test Security
High stakes tests are the gatekeepers to many educational and professional goals. As such, the incentive to cheat is high. This Handbook is the first to offer insights from experts within the testing community, psychometricians,...

29.03.2016

Capute Scales Test Kit : Cognitive Adaptive Test / Clinical Linguistic Auditory Milestone Scale
The Capute Scales Test Kit contains all the standardized materials needed to conduct a Capute Scales assessmentuconveniently packed into one tote bag.

14.06.2017

Cognitive Assessment for Clinicians
There have been enormous advances over the last decade in our understanding of cognitive function, particularly aspects of memory, language and attention, but these have not been made accessible to clinicians. This book aims to...

29.04.2015

The Achievement Test Desk Reference, Second Edition : A Guide to Learning Disability Identification
An up-to-date resource with the latest achievement tests, theories, and evidence-based findings The Second Edition of this critically acclaimed reference features the most up-to-date versions of assessment instruments to...

05.11.2016

Essentials of Specific Learning Disability Identification
This newest addition to the Essentials series presents the latest research and information from leading scholars and researchers in the field of learning disabilities. With multiple perspectives spanning several different...

08.06.2014

Essentials of Wisc-iv Assessment, Second Edition
The WISC-IV is the top intelligence assessment instrument for children in the US, providing essential information into a child s cognitive functioning. Essentials of WISC-IV Assessment with CD-ROM, Second Edition presents...

10.10.2013

The ABCs of Curriculum-Based Evaluation : A Practical Guide to Effective Decision Making
This book provides a practical guide to curriculum-based evaluation (CBE), which helps educators solve learning problems by making data-based decisions about what and how to teach. CBE offers clear procedures for analyzing...

11.09.2015

The Lying Machine : Mysticism and Pseudo-Science in Personality Assessment and Prediction
We are exposed on a daily basis to bogus promises of comfort, security, healing, truth, and even predictions of the future. The Lying Machine shines an unforgiving light on two extremely popular and lucrative examples of this...

16.07.2015

Ubiquitous Assessment : Evaluation Techniques for the New Millennium
In our multicultural world, it is impossible to uphold a standardized conceptualization of 'normal'. The use of techniques that primarily reinforce competitive sorting is not viable, humanistic, or conceptually valid....

12.05.2014

Measures of Personality and Social Psychological Attitudes: Volume 1
This volume is sponsored by Division 9 of the American Psychological Association: The Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues.****This is an essential reference book for any social scientist or student who uses...

05.12.2015

The Fear of Contamination : Assessment and Treatment
From a leading figure in the field of psychotherapy, this new book is the first dedicated to the topic of the fear of contamination. The fear of contamination is the driving force behind compulsive washing, the most common...

26.02.2014

RTI in Practice : A Practical Guide to Implementing Effective Evidence-based Interventions in Your School
The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) calls for effective identification of Specific Learning Disabilities (SLD). This comprehensive resource offers school-based professionals a timely "how-to" guide...

05.01.2014

Handwriting Psychology : Personality Reflected in Handwriting
If you find yourself called on to judge people on a regular basis, you need all the tools at your disposal to do your job right. Handwriting psychology offers one practical method for helping you learn what you need to learn...

23.10.2015

Manual de Kundalini Yoga
The philosophy of Kundalini yoga holds that Kundalini energy is a latent force within every individual, and circulating and tapping into this energy is the key to physical and mental wellness. This expert guide walks readers...

23.09.2016

IQ and Personality Tests : Assess and Improve Your Creativity, Aptitude and Intelligence
Aptitude tests assess a person's abilities or intelligence, often as part of an IQ test, whilst personality questionnaires help to reveal an individual's characteristics or personality traits. Both are of equal value...

02.09.2016

On Being Normal and Other Disorders
Winner of the 2005 Goethe Award in Psychoanalytic Scholarship The central argument of On Being Normal and Other Disorders is that psychic identity is acquired through one's primary intersubjective relationships. Thus, the...

27.10.2016

Introduction to Psychometric Theory
This new text provides a state-of the-art introduction to educational and psychological testing and measurement theory that reflects many intellectual developments of the past two decades. The book introduces psychometric theory...

21.02.2012

What is Mental Illness?
According to a major health survey, nearly half of all Americans have been mentally ill at some point in their lives - more than a quarter in the last year. Can this be true? What exactly does it mean, anyway? What's a...

26.09.2011

Validity in Educational and Psychological Assessment
Lecturers, request your electronic inspection copy to review it for your course. Validity is the hallmark of quality for educational and psychological measurement. But what does quality mean in this context? And to what,...

24.10.2014

Personality Assessment in Depth : A Casebook
Comprised of five unique and extended case studies, Personality Assessment in Depth examines contemporary clinical problems that are familiar to clinicians, but have not been explored extensively in the personality assessment...

26.09.2016

Mechanical, Spatial & Abstract Reasoning
'Mechanical, Spatial & Abstract Reasoning' provides an overview of key principles relating to mechanical, spatial and abstract thought. The aim is to facilitate the following learning outcomes. + Identify...

06.02.2016