assessment tests

Beck Depression Inventory

psychometric assessment used to assess the severity of depression that has already been diagnosed.
- 21 item test

Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI)

widely used structured personality test designed to assess symptoms of mental disorders
550 statements
-assessment of psychopathology

Myers-Briggs Type Indicator

a personality test that taps four dimensions and classifies people into 1 of 16 personality types

Rorschach inkblot test

the most widely used projective test, a set of 10 inkblots, designed by Hermann Rorschach; seeks to identify people's inner feelings by analyzing their interpretations of the blots

Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scale

a test that consists of a series of items that vary according to the age of the person being tested
- tests cognitive abilities and provides verbal, performance and full scale scores for children and adults

`Thematic Apperception Test (TAT)

projective test requiring examinees to tell a story in response to ambiguous pictures
-understanding a clients currents needs, motives, emotions and conflics

Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale (WAIS)

designed as a measure of a chords intellectual and cognitive ability. it has 4 index's and a full score