Widely regarded as the standard reference in the field, this book provides essential tools for understanding and assessing malingering and other response styles in forensic and clinical contexts. An integrating theme is the systematic application of detection strategies as conceptually grounded, empirically validated methods that bridge different measures and populations. Special topics include considerations in working with children and youth. From leading practitioners and researchers, the volume reviews the scientific knowledge base and offers best-practice guidelines for maximizing the accuracy of psychological and psychiatric evaluations. ?Most examinees received the Wechsler Adult Intelligence ScaleaThird Edition ( WAIS-III), and the Wechsler ... (WMS-III), the Wisconsin Card Sorting Test (WCST) , and the Wide Range Achievement Test 3 (WRAT-3) Reading subtest. ... Remaining procedures were converted to standard scores as indicated in their manuals.
|Title||:||Clinical Assessment of Malingering and Deception, Third Edition|
|Publisher||:||Guilford Press - 2012-06-21|