Clinical Assessment: II

Course Number: 
MPO538
Type: 
Graduate Education
Quarter Hours: 
5 Quarter Hours
Course Description: 
This course is an introduction to the major techniques of objective and projective psychological assessment. The student is expected to develop a basic understanding of two major areas of psychological testing: intellectual evaluation and personality assessment. In addition ,a brief introduction to neuropsychological assessment is provided. This course presents the basic clinical knowledge and strategies necessary for the competent use of the more widespread and important tests in adult clinical psychology with emphasis on rationale, range of applicability, administration, and scoring. In addition, students will be expected to demonstrate a basic understanding of interpretation and integration of information from various sources.