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Psychology 5201 Clinical Assessment Techniques
Designed to familiarize students with the full spectrum of psychological tests and assessment techniques that are currently used in the practice of Clinical Psychology. Students will be taught the relationships between various assessment protocols and clinical diagnoses with emphasis given to relevant ethical and legal guidelines. Students will have practica that involve proficiency development in the administration, scoring, interpretation and report writing of selected tests. Finally, the research literature and psychometrics on frequently used test batteries coupled with diagnoses will be reviewed from a scientist-practitioner perspective.
Credit Weight: 1.0
Notes: Restricted to graduate students in Clinical Psychology. Students who have not completed an approved undergraduate course in Psychometrics (Psychology 3015 or equivalent) must take Psychology 3015 concurrently with Psychology 5201 in their MA1 year.