PSY 480 Week 2 DQ 2

# PSY 480 Week 2 DQ 2

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PSY 480 Week 2 DQ 2

What types of testing instruments do psychologists use to make a diagnosis? Which ones do you feel are most effective? Explain why.

Clinical psychologist have a unique way of gathering information from an individual; the psychologist can deploy psychological testing, which is a valuable tool. Cognitive, neuropsychological, and personality assessments are three ways of testing to gather the information to assess the psyche of an individual. Moreover, these tests can be improved with thus making them increasingly reliable and valid and giving their future utility with assessing an individual psyche (Plante, 2011).

Cognition deals with an individual's ability in processing information, behavior, or skill. Cognitive testing relates to an individual's ability to reason,...

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