The NEPSY(R)-II is widelyused by school psychologists, neuropsychologists, and researchpsychologists to assess children, ages three to sixteen, withneurological disorders and developmental disabilities and todevelop effective intervention strategies. It providescomprehensive assessment over six functional domains: Attention/Executive Functioning, Language, Sensorimotor Functions, Visuospatial Processing, Memory and Learning, and SocialPerception. Professionals need an authoritative source of adviceand guidance on how to administer, score, and interpret the test touse it properly. Coauthored by two of the creators of theNEPSY(R)-II, Essentials ofNEPSY(R)-II Assessment isthat source.
Like all the volumes in the Essentials of PsychologicalAssessment series, this book is designed to help busy mentalhealth professionals, and those in training, quickly acquire theknowledge and skills they need to make optimal use of majorpsychological assessment instruments. Each concise chapter featuresnumerous callout boxes highlighting key concepts, bulleted points, and extensive illustrative material, as well as test questions thathelp you gauge and reinforce your grasp of the informationcovered.
Essentials ofNEPSY(R)-IIAssessment includes vital information about theNEPSY(R)-II, including theadvantage of being able to assess a child across functions andmodalities. The authors provide step-by-step guidance on testadministration, scoring, and interpretation and valuable advice onits clinical applications. Expert assessment of the test'srelative strengths and weaknesses is also provided in a chaptercontributed by Stephen R. Hooper.
Other titles in the Essentials of PsychologicalAssessment series:
Essentials of Assessment Report Writing
Essentials of School Neurosychological Assessment
Essentials of Evidence-Based Academic Interventions
Essentials of Response to Intervention
Essentials of Processing Assessment
Essentials of Conners BehaviorAssessmentsTM
Essentials of Cross-Battery Assessment, Second Edition
Essentials of WISC(R)-IVAssessment, Second Edition