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Unformatted text preview: uropsychological tests indirectly assess brain function by assessing cognitive, perceptual, and motor functioning Most widely used is the Bender VisualMotor Gestalt Test Clinical Tests
Comer, Fundamentals of Abnormal Psychology, 5e – Chapter 3 Clinical Test: Bender VisualMotor Gestalt Test 15
Comer, Fundamentals of Abnormal Psychology, 5e – Chapter 3 Intelligence tests 6. Designed to measure intellectual ability
Composed of a series of tests assessing both verbal and nonverbal skills
Generate an intelligence quotient (IQ) Clinical Tests
Comer, Fundamentals of Abnormal Psychology, 5e – Chapter 3 Naturalistic and analog observations Naturalistic observations occur in everyday environments Can occur in homes, schools, institutions (hospitals and prisons), and community settings
Tend to focus on parent–child, sibling–child, or teacher–child interactions
Observations are generally made by “participant observers” and reported to a clinician If naturalistic observati...
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