Psychological Testing (15 CE)

Total Hours: 15

No Book to Buy - Online Text

Unlimited Test Retakes

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Course delivery method and format: self-paced online training.

Course Requirements:

1. Course Reading,

2. Online PostTest

3. Course Evaluation.

After successfully completing the Course Reading, PostTest and Evaluation a certificate of completion will be issued online.

Course Presenter: Ann West, M.A. has over 30 years of experience as a Licensed Clinical Psychotherapist. She’s currently the clinical director for Vista Continuing Education. She creates, designs and implements online training programs for mental health professional.

Advanced level course

Course Description:  This course will trace the history of psychological testing from Alfred Binet and intelligence testing to the tests of today. The course discuss the many ways psychological tests are used and how they varies from one test to another.

Objectives:

The clinician will be able to formulate what a psychological test is, and understand that psychological tests extend beyond personality and intelligence tests.

The clinician will be able to integrate the history of psychological testing from Alfred Binet and intelligence testing to the tests of today.

The clinician will be able to evaluate the ways in which psychological tests can be similar to and different from one another.

The clinician will be able to consider the three characteristics that are common to all psychological tests, and understand that psychological tests can demonstrate these characteristics to various degrees.

The clinician will be able to apprainse the underlying structure and  the assumptions that must be made when using psychological tests.

The clinician will be able to weigh the different ways that psychological tests can be classified.