Wisc-Iv Essentials / Edition 1

Wisc-Iv Essentials / Edition 1

by Dawn P. Flanagan, Alan S. Kaufman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471476919

ISBN-13: 9780471476917

Pub. Date: 09/13/2004

Publisher: Wiley

A successor to the extremely popular Essentials of WISC-III/WPPSI-R Assessment(0-471-34501-6), Essentials of WISC-IV Assessment provides beginning and seasoned clinicians comprehensive guidelines to administering, scoring, and interpreting the latest revision of the Wechsler Intelligence Scales for Children. Featuring the popular Essentials format of

Overview

A successor to the extremely popular Essentials of WISC-III/WPPSI-R Assessment(0-471-34501-6), Essentials of WISC-IV Assessment provides beginning and seasoned clinicians comprehensive guidelines to administering, scoring, and interpreting the latest revision of the Wechsler Intelligence Scales for Children. Featuring the popular Essentials format of call-out boxes, Test Yourself questions and step-by-step instructions, this handy resource also includes strengths and weaknesses of the instrument, practical clinical applications, and illustrative case reports. This detailed guide to using this immensely popular measure of intelligence is a must-have for anyone involved in the psychological testing of children.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471476917
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
09/13/2004
Series:
Essentials of Psychological Assessment Series, #46
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
0.86(w) x 5.50(h) x 8.50(d)

Table of Contents

Series Preface.

One: Introduction and Overview.

Two: How to Administer the WISC-IV.

Three: How to Score the WISC-IV.

Four: How to Interpret the WISC-IV.

Five: Strengths and Weaknesses of the WISC-IV.

Six: Clinical Applications: A Review of Special Group Studies with the WISC-IV and Assessment of Low-Incidence Populations.

Seven: Clinical Applications: Assessment of Gifted, Learning Disabled, and Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Populations.

Eight: Illustrative Case Reports.

Appendix A: Definitions of CHC Abilities.

Appendix B: CHC Abilities Measured by Major Intelligence Tests.

Appendix C: WISC-IV Subtest g-Loadings, by Age Group and Overall Sample.

Appendix D: Psychometric, Theoretical, and Qualitative Characteristics of the WISC-IV.

Appendix E: WISC-IV Interpretive Worksheet.

Appendix F: General Ability Index (GAI) Conversion Table.

Appendix G: Summary of Analyses of WISC-IV Indexes.

Appendix H: Norms Tables for Clinical Clusters.

References.

Annotated Bibliography.

Index.

Acknowledgments.

Authors.

Contributors.

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