Psychologists often undertake psychological testing of individuals, groups or organisations that can provide valuable information about their perceptions, thoughts and feelings, or their cognitive functioning such as memory and learning. Testing is a formal process using validated and reliable measures of aspects of an individual's psychological or cognitive functioning. It might include paper and pencil tests like questionnaires and surveys, or the completion of set puzzle-like activities that evaluate certain skills such as planning, memory or problem-solving.
Vocational Assessment and Career Guidance Age: 15 years or older
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Intelligence refers to intellectual functioning. Intelligence quotients, or IQ tests, compare your performance with other people your age who take the same test. These tests don’t measure all kinds of intelligence, however. For example, such tests can’t identify differences in social intelligence, the expertise people bring to their interactions with others. IQ is a measure of academic aptitude or how you are likely to perform in academic pursuits.
Weschler Adult Intelligence Scale – Version 4 (WAIS IV) Age: 16 to 90 years of age $529 (including report)
The WAIS-IV is an individually administered clinical assessment for adults. It aims to assess a person’s level of cognitive functioning. The assessment consists of a battery of indexes that assess specific areas of cognitive functioning. The assessment also yields a Full Scale IQ score and four Index Scores (verbal, perceptual, working memory and processing speed).
Weschler Intelligence Scale for Children, Fifth Edition: (WISC V) Age: 6 to 16 years of age $529 (including report)
The WISC V is an individually administered clinical assessment for children measuring a child's intellectual ability.The assessment consists of a battery of indexes that assess specific areas of cognitive functioning.