"For those in training to do psychological evaluations and write professional reports, this book is an invaluable tool....It could serve as a companion text in any graduate psychology training course on assessment in both psychological and educational domains." (on the first edition)
Now revised and updated, this indispensable tool streamlines the process of conducting child and adolescent assessments and producing high-quality reports.
In a convenient large-size format, the book is filled with interview questions and reproducible forms for collecting pertinent information from children, parents, and teachers; wording to describe more than 100 commonly used tests; and menus of terms and phrases for each section of a report. Formats and writing tips are provided for diagnostic, personality, and neuropsychological reports; treatment plans; progress notes; and more. Other user-friendly features include lists of medications and abbreviations and recommended print and online resources for professionals and parents. Purchasers get access to a Web page where they can download and print the reproducible materials.
New to This Edition
*Revised throughout for DSM-5 and ICD-10-CM.
*Includes the most current test batteries and rating scales.
*Updated resources for professionals and parents.
*Reproducible materials now available online.