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Handbook of Psychology, Volume 10, Assessment Psychology, 2nd Edition

Handbook of Psychology, Volume 10, Assessment Psychology, 2nd Edition

Irving B. Weiner , John R. Graham , Jack A. Naglieri

ISBN: 978-1-118-28204-5

Oct 2012

736 pages



Psychology is of interest to academics from many fields, as well as to the thousands of academic and clinical psychologists and general public who can't help but be interested in learning more about why humans think and behave as they do. This award-winning twelve-volume reference covers every aspect of the ever-fascinating discipline of psychology and represents the most current knowledge in the field. This ten-year revision now covers discoveries based in neuroscience, clinical psychology's new interest in evidence-based practice and mindfulness, and new findings in social, developmental, and forensic psychology.

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Part I: Assessment Issues

Chapter 1 The Assessment Process

Irving B. Weiner

Chapter 2 Clinical versus Mechanical Prediction

Paul M. Spengler

Chapter 3 Fundamental Psychometric Considerations in Assessment

John D. Wasserman and Bruce A. Bracken

Chapter 4 Bias in Psychological Assessment: An Empirical Review and Recommendations

Cecil R. Reynolds and Lisa A. Suzuki

Chapter 5 Testing and Assessment in Cross-Cultural Psychology

Kurt F. Geisinger and Carina McCormick

Chapter 6 Psychological Assessment in Treatment

Mark E. Maruish

Chapter 7 Computerized Personality Assessment

James N. Butcher

Chapter 8 Ethical Issues in Psychological Assessment

Celiane Rey-Casserly and Gerald P. Koocher

Chapter 9 Education and Training in Psychological Assessment

Leonard Handler and Justin D. Smith

Part II Assessment Settings

Chapter 10 Psychological Assessment in Adult Mental Health Settings

Martin Sellbom, Brandee E. Marion, and R. Michael Bagby

Chapter 11 Psychological Assessment in Child Mental Health Settings

Nancy Howells Wrobel and David Lachar

Chapter 12 Psychological Assessment in School Settings

Jeffery P. Braden

Chapter 13 Psychological Assessment in Medical Settings

Jerry J. Sweet, Steven M. Tovian, Leslie M. Guidotti Breting, and Yana Suchy

Chapter 14 Psychological Assessment in Industrial/Organizational Settings

Richard J. Klimoski and Torrey R. Wilkinson

Chapter 15 Forensic Psychological Assessments

James R. P. Ogloff and Kevin S. Douglas

Chapter 16 Psychological Assessment in Correctional Settings

Edwin I. Megargee

Chapter 17 Assessment in Geriatric Settings

Barry A. Edelstein, Ronald R. Martin & Lindsay A. Gerolimatos

Part III Assessment Methods

Chapter 18 Assessment of Intellectual Functioning

John D. Wasserman

Chapter 19 Assessment of Neuropsychological Functioning

Tulio M. Otero, Kenneth Podell, Philip DeFina, Paul Barrett, Ann Marie McCullen, and Elkhonon Goldberg

Chapter 20 Conceptualization and Assessment of Interests

Rodney L. Lowman and Andrew D. Carson

Chapter 21 Assessing Personality and Psychopathology with Interviews

Robert J. Craig

Chapter 22 Assessment of Psychopathology: Behavioral Approaches

William H. O’Brien and Kathleen Young

Chapter 23 Performance Assessment of Personality and Psychopathology

Donald J. Viglione and Bridget Rivera

Chapter 24 Self-Report Inventories: Assessing Personality and Psychology

Yossef S. Ben-Porath

Chapter 25 Current Status and Future Directions of Assessment Psychology

John A. Graham and Jack R. Naglieri