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Lecture 2 - Personality Testing

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Department
Psychology
Course
PSYC 2130
Professor
Krista Phillips
Semester
Winter

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PSYC 2130 Lecture 2 Monday January 16 2012Personality Testingo Many types of personality tests for different purposes for different psychologistso Ex job screeningAre you someone who works well alone or in a groupEx measuring selfesteem o If no way of quantifying cannot compare the difference between people on different points on a normal distributionClinical studies applied studies psychologists like to use psychological testsEvery good psychological report regardless of referral question should have something meaningful to say about personality of patient o Even if not central issue in referral question o Sometimes personality is focus of assessmentsAssess candidacyis this pers
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