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Essentials of Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scales (SB5) Assessment

Essentials of Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scales (SB5) Assessment

Gale H. Roid, R. Andrew Barram

ISBN: 978-0-471-68188-5 October 2004 224 Pages




Essentials of Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scales(SB5) Assessment provides comprehensive instructions on optimal use of the Stanford-Binet, including helpful step-by-step administration, scoring, and interpretation guidelines. Using the popular Essentials format, this handy resource also covers test strengths and weaknesses, reliability, and validity, and describes clinical applications of its use. Students in courses on psychological assessment and appraisal will find this to be an indispensable tool to understanding and utilizing this popular measure of intelligence.
Series Preface.

One: Overview of the SB5 and Its History.

Two: How to Administer the SB5.

Three: How to Score the SB5.

Four: How to Interpret the SB5.

Five: Strengths and Weaknesses of the SB5.

Six: Clinical Applications of the SB5.

Seven: Illustrative Case Reports.

Appendix A: SB5 Interpretive Worksheet: Seven-Step Interpretive Method.

Appendix B: Tables of Definitions and Descriptions of Cognitive Abilities and Components of SB5 Factor Index and Subtest Scores.

Appendix C: Suggested Areas of Qualitative Interpretation for the SB5.


Annotated Bibliography.


About the Authors.

1.  Only source for step-by-step guidelines to accurately administering, scoring, and interpreting the SB5. 

2. Written by the author of the SB5 in the popular Essentials format (i.e., callout boxes, Test Yourself questions, etc.).

3.  Also includes important information on reliability and validity, clinical applications, test strengths and weaknesses, and sample case reports in one succinct volume.