Now in its Second Edition, this volume has been completely updated to provide the most comprehensive and accessible handbook of assessment practices and tools for the clinical assessment of child and adolescent intelligence. The material covers all facets of intelligence testing, including detailed explanations of test interpretation, theory, research, and the full-range of testing options for preschoolers through adult clients. New chapters on Neuropsychological Approaches, Adolescent and Adult Intelligence, including coverage of WAIS-III and KAIT, and Achievement and Intelligence Screeners have been added. Also included are valuable case studies and vignettes, making this a practical handbook for every clinician, regardless of experience.TABLE 15.2 WPPSI-R subtests Verbal Tests q Information: The information subtest of the WPPSI-R is a simplified ... of the traditional Wechsler information test in that it requires the child to initially point to a picture to answer a question ... This practice is vitally important for testing preschoolers, especially the reticent ones.
|Title||:||Clinical Assessment of Child and Adolescent Intelligence|
|Author||:||Randy W. Kamphaus|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2005-08-16|