PY 834: AdvSem-Psyc Test/Eval Infts/Chldrn/Adol

Synonym:

81176 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Gina Pasquale

Credits:

3

Seats:

12

Semester:

Spring 2012

Meeting Schedule:

Mondays 1/23 - 5/7 (4:30PM-6:59PM)

Description:

Competency Area: Assessment
Restricted to Year II, Year III & Year IV students.
Restricted to Year IV students from December 8 – 15; open to Year II & Year III students on December 16.

Through this course, students will have exposure to the psychological tests and measures most often used to evaluate infants, children, and adolescents. The course will include developmental, cognitive, social, emotional, personality, and behavioral instruments. Students will learn how to develop a battery of tests appropriate to the referral question and clinical setting. In addition, students will practice integrating testing data with history, behavioral observation, records, and clinical interviews to develop a meaningful psychological testing report.