CNSL 6326 Psychological Assessment

The theory, ethical considerations, and practice of general diagnostic procedures are discussed. Students will learn the concepts of quantified assessment including statistical methods used in test development. In addition to learning to use the clinical interview, mental status exam, and biopsychosocial history as means of client assessment, students will also learn to use assessment instruments for appraisal of intelligence, achievement, personality, and addictions. Students will administer, score, and interpret a psychological battery of tests and complete a comprehensive assessment report. Prerequisites: CNSL 6308, CNSL 6315, CNSL 6320. Lab fee.




Counseling (Graduate)