Handbook of Psychological Assessment
Covering principles of assessment, evaluation, referral,treatment planning, and report writing, the latest edition of GaryGroth-Marnat's landmark Handbook of Psychological Assessmenthas been thoroughly revised and expanded. Written in a practical,skills-based manner, this classic resource offers coverage of themost widely used assessment instruments and has been updated toinclude new material and cover tests that are growing inpopularity, such as brief assessment instruments. Handbook ofPsychological Assessment also provides guidance on the mostefficient methods for selecting and administering tests, how tointerpret assessment data, and how to integrate test scores anddevelop treatment plans as well as instruction on ways in which towrite effective, client-oriented, problem-solving psychologicalreports.
The Fifth Edition provides thorough coverage of the mostcommonly used assessment instruments including the Wechsler AdultIntelligence Scale®-Fourth Edition (WAIS®-IV), WechslerIntelligence Scale for Children®-Fourth Edition(WISC®-IV), Wechsler Memory Scale®-Fourth Edition(WMS®-IV), Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory®-2(MMPI®-2), California PsychologyInventoryTM (CPITM),Rorschach®, MillonTM ClinicalMultiaxial Inventory-III (MCMI-IIITM),Thematic Apperception Test, Repeatable Battery for the Assessmentof NeuropsychologicalStatusTM (RBANS®), briefassessment instruments, clinical interviewing, and behavioralassessment.
In addition, this Fifth Edition includes:
- Updates on the new WAIS®-IV, WISC®-IV, andWMS®-IV
- An increased emphasis on diversity
- A focus on screening for neuropsychological impairment,including coverage of the Repeatable
- Battery for the Assessment of NeuropsychologicalStatusTM (RBANS®)
- Coverage of the Minnesota Multiphasic PersonalityInventory-2-RestructuredForm TM
- New information on client feedback and consultation
- An updated chapter on psychological report writing, includingnew examples of psychological reports
Organized according to the sequence mental health professionalsfollow when conducting an assessment, Handbook of PsychologicalAssessment, Fifth Edition is a practical, valuable referencefor professionals looking to stay current as well as for studentslooking for the most thorough and trusted resource covering thefield of psychological assessment.
768 pages; ISBN 9780470592137
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Title: Handbook of Psychological Assessment
Author: Gary Groth-Marnat