Use of Psychological Testing for Treatment Planning and Outcome Assessment / Edition 3

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In this second edition, separate sections address general issues and recommendations concerning the use of psychological testing for treatment planning and outcomes assessment, the use of specific tests and scales with adults and children, and the future of testing in the behavioral health care environments of today and tomorrow.. "The Use of Psychological Testing for Treatment Planning and Outcomes Assessment, Second Edition, is an invaluable resource for all clinicians and for their trainees and graduate students.
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This is the new edition of a reference for clinicians who must utilize assessment instruments to provide outcome measurements to payees and patients (the date of the first edition is not stated). Eight contributions in the first section discuss general considerations, including guidelines for selecting instruments, design and implementation of an outcomes management system, and selection of statistical procedures for analysis of individual patient and group data. The bulk of the book (36 chapters) deals with specific instruments for children and adolescents and for adults<-->thoroughly describing the use and interpretation of each test. Two final articles discuss future directions. The contributors are clinicians affiliated with various American academic and clinical institutions. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780805850161
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 5/30/2004
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 1232
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 10.20 (h) x 2.80 (d)

Table of Contents

Pt. I General Considerations
1 Introduction 1
2 Psychological Tests in Screening for Psychiatric Disorder 41
3 Use of Psychological Tests/Instruments for Treatment Planning 81
4 Use of Psychological Tests for Assessing Treatment Outcome 115
5 Guidelines for Selecting Psychological Instruments for Treatment Planning and Outcome Assessment 153
6 Design and Implementation of an Outcomes Management System Within Inpatient and Outpatient Behavioral Health Settings 171
7 Progress and Outcome Assessment of Individual Patient Data: Selecting Single-Subject Design and Statistical Procedures 211
8 Selecting Statistical Procedures for Progress and Outcome Assessment: The Analysis of Group Data 225
Pt. II Child and Adolescent Assessment Instrumentation
9 Use of the Children's Depression Inventory 267
10 The Multidimensional Anxiety Scale for Children (MASC) 299
11 Characteristics and Applications of the Revised Children's Manifest Anxiety Scale (RCMAS) 323
12 Overview of the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory- Adolescent (MMPI-A) 341
13 Studying Outcome in Adolescents: The Millon Adolescent Clinical Inventory and Millon Adolescent Personality Inventory 381
14 Personality Inventory for Children, Second Edition (PIC-2), Personality Inventory for Youth (PIY), and Student Behavior Survey (SBS) 399
15 The Child Behavior Checklist and Related Instruments 429
16 Conners Rating Scales-Revised 467
17 Youth Outcome Questionnaire (Y-OQ) 497
18 Use of the Devereux Scales of Mental Disorders for Diagnosis, Treatment Planning, and Outcome Assessment 535
19 Treatment Planning and Evaluation with the BASC: The Behavior Assessment System for Children 563
20 Assessing Adolescent Drug Use with the Personal Experience Inventory 599
21 Child and Adolescent Functional Assessment Scale (CAFAS) 631
22 The Child Health Questionnaire (CHQ): A Potential New Tool to Assess the Outcome of Psychosocial Treatment and Care 665
Pt. III Adult Assessment Instrumentation
23 The SCL-90-R, Brief Symptom Inventory, and Matching Clinical Rating Scales 679
24 Symptom Assessment-45 Questionnaire (SA-45) 725
25 Behavior and Symptom Identification Scale (BASIS-32) 759
26 Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale 791
27 The Outcome Questionnaire 831
28 Primary Care Evaluation of Mental Disorders (PRIME-MD) 871
29 Beck Depression Inventory and Hopelessness Scale 921
30 Hamilton Depression Inventory 935
31 Beck Anxiety Inventory 971
32 Measuring Anxiety and Anger with the State-Trait Anxiety Inventory (STAI) and the State-Trait Anger Expression Inventory (STAXI) 993
33 Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2 (MMPI-2) 1023
34 Treatment Planning and Outcome in Adults: The Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory-III 1051
35 Personality Assessment Inventory 1083
36 Rorschach Jakblot Method 1123
37 Butcher Treatment Planning Inventory (BTPI): An Objective Guide to Treatment Planning 1157
38 Marital Satisfaction Inventory-Revised 1173
39 The Adult Personality Inventory 1211
40 SF-36 Health Survey 1227
41 Katz Adjustment Scales 1247
42 Quality of Life Assessment/Intervention and the Quality of Life Inventory (QOLI) 1277
43 The UCSF Client Satisfaction Scales: I. The Client Satisfaction Questionnaire-8 1333
44 The UCSF Client Satisfaction Scales: II. The Service Satisfaction Scale-30 1347
45 The Consumer Satisfaction Survey 1369
Pt. IV Future Directions
46 Quality of Life of Children: Toward Conceptual Clarity 1383
47 Future Directions in the Use of Psychological Assessment for Treatment Planning and Outcome Assessment: Predictions and Recommendations 1415
Author Index 1437
Subject Index 1475
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