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Unformatted text preview: 1 Assessment and Classifcation Assessing Psychological Disorders Purposes oF Clinical Assessment Understand Predict Plan Outcome Analogous to a ¡unnel Assessing Psychological Disorders Purposes oF Clinical Assessment Understand To predict Treatment planning Treatment outcome Analogous to a ¡unnel 2 Assessment Concepts Key Concepts in Assessment Reliability Consistency in measurement Validity Measuring what you think you’re measuring Standardization Consistent use of a technique The Clinical Interview and Physical Exam Clinical Interview Most common clinical assessment method Structured or semi-structured Physical Exam 3 The Clinical Interview Purpose: Understanding Mental Status Exam Appearance and behavior Thought processes Mood and affect Intellectual functioning Sensorium Mental Status Exam Components of the mental status exam Psychological Testing and Projective Tests Projective Tests Objective Tests Objective Intelligence Tests 4...
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This note was uploaded on 11/15/2010 for the course PSYC PSYC 163 taught by Professor Mickeys,l during the Spring '09 term at UCSD.

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