Clinical Assessment: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why do psychologists do clinical assessments?

Question 2 2. Which of these is an example of test-retest reliability?

Question 3 3. Which of these is an example of a neuropsychological test?

Question 4 4. How does neurological testing differ from a clinical interview?

Question 5 5. Why don't cognitive behavioral assessments work for everyone?

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Question 6 6. What are the two possible settings for psychological research?

Question 7 7. 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 8 8. Intake exams _____, while mental status exams _____.

Question 9 9. Although the areas in the five areas model are intertwined, _____ is NOT affected by the others.

Question 10 10. Peter decides the best method of researching how many people shoplift at CVS is observing random people in the store over a 2-hour time period. What is a disadvantage of his planned observational research?

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Question 11 11. What part of Phineas Gage changed as a result of his accident?

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. One disadvantage of neuropsychological testing is:

Question 14 14. Why do neuropsychologists have to make inferences?

Question 15 15. Why are many in the field of psychology critical of Gardner's theory?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following areas can neuropsychological assessments NOT measure?

Question 17 17. Wechsler's intelligence tests:

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT a scale on Wechsler's tests?

Question 19 19. Why was Binet's intelligence test developed?

Question 20 20. 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?

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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. Which of the following techniques does NOT involve radiation?

Question 23 23. 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 24 24. If an assessment has reliability:

Question 25 25. An example of a neurological assessment is:

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Question 26 26. You are a psychologist. Which of the following circumstances warrants giving your patient a psychophysiological assessment?

Question 27 27. Neuropsychological assessments usually involve _____.

Question 28 28. What is the term for research completed in the real world?

Question 29 29. How is a clinical interview different from a conversation between two close friends?

Question 30 30. Which of these is NOT an area of a patient's life that is examined by a cognitive behavioral psychologist?

Clinical Assessment: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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