Clinical Assessment: Homework Help Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of these is an example of a neuropsychological test?

Question 2 2. Which of these is a disadvantage of clinical interviews?

Question 3 3. Vera has been holding onto some deep anger that is affecting her life after a good friend let her down during a recent health crisis. Vera is having a hard time moving past this experience, since she keeps having negative thoughts related to it. Vera decides that she wants to learn how to change her thoughts, behaviors, and feelings. What can help her do this?

Question 4 4. Wechsler's intelligence tests:

Question 5 5. Which of the following is the process by which a researcher makes decisions about how to answer research questions?

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Question 6 6. Which of these is an example of test-retest reliability?

Question 7 7. If a doctor decides to test the effectiveness of a new pain cream on chronic migraine sufferers, how could he address the question of construct validity?

Question 8 8. Neuropsychological assessments usually involve _____.

Question 9 9. Jodie is 9 years old and of average intelligence. Shawn is age 27 and also of average intelligence. They have both taken an IQ test. What will their test results be?

Question 10 10. You are a psychologist. Which of the following circumstances warrants giving your patient a psychophysiological assessment?

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Question 11 11. Why do neuropsychologists have to make inferences?

Question 12 12. If your research design required a fair degree of control over the setting of the research conducted, which type of design should be utilized?

Question 13 13. Why are many in the field of psychology critical of Gardner's theory?

Question 14 14. Which of the following techniques does NOT involve radiation?

Question 15 15. Why was Binet's intelligence test developed?

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Question 16 16. Why don't cognitive behavioral assessments work for everyone?

Question 17 17. MRI and CT scans are examples of:

Question 18 18. Which of the following elements is NOT helpful to ensure a successful clinical interview?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is NOT a scale on Wechsler's tests?

Question 20 20. What are the two possible settings for psychological research?

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Question 21 21. Vera decided to see a psychologist to help her deal with some anger issues she has been experiencing recently. During her initial appointment, Vera is asked to rate how often she has been experiencing phrases on a scale of 'not at all' to 'almost every day', such as 'has trouble concentrating on things,' 'feels like a failure', 'has thoughts of hurting herself', and 'has little interest or pleasure in doing things'. This is an example of a/an:

Question 22 22. A _____ is a conversation that takes place between a client and a psychologist for the purpose of aiding a psychologist with diagnosing and treating the client. It is also known as a 'conversation with a purpose'.

Question 23 23. Why is a clinical interview referred to as a conversation with a purpose?

Question 24 24. How does neurological testing differ from a clinical interview?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is NOT an example of assessment bias?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following areas can neuropsychological assessments NOT measure?

Question 27 27. How can intelligence tests be used in the most effective manner?

Question 28 28. One disadvantage of neuropsychological testing is:

Question 29 29. Why do psychologists do clinical assessments?

Question 30 30. If an assessment has reliability:

Clinical Assessment: Homework Help Chapter Exam Instructions

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