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Unformatted text preview: • Bayley Scales o 2mo to 3.5yrs o nonverbal items to measure developmental milestones o mental scale – senses, perception, memory, learning, problem solving, language o motor scale – fine and gross motor o useful for identifying risk for unhealthy development o not good at predicting later intelligence o • Fagan test of infant Intelligence o Measures info-processing skills Encoding attributes of objects, seeing similarities, and diffs b/w objects, forming and using mental representations Measures amt of time infant looks at new vs. familiar object Evidence that test is culture fair, but correlations with later development weak to moderate • Developmental Scales o Useful – provide good snapshot of current developmental level, object assessment of behavior relative to norms o Bad – do not provide good prediction for future development...
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This note was uploaded on 03/16/2011 for the course PSYCH 13 taught by Professor Kibour during the Fall '08 term at GWU.
- Fall '08
- Developmental Psychology