Discuss The Concept Of Personality Assessment And Test Classification

(505) unit 8 assignment

Theconcept of personality assessment and test classification is shifting:

Meyerand Kurtz (2006)

ConsiderMeyer and Kurtz’s (2006) discussion of personality test descriptors. Pleaseaccess the Meyer and Kurtz (2011) article in Doc Sharing.

Discussthe following:

1. The historical use of the terms objectiveand projective to classify a personality test, and the problems with suchclassification.

2. The suggestions made by the authors torefer to specific tests.

Selecta personality test (you can use the Buros website to assist in your search) http://buros.unl.edu/buros/jsp/search.jsp.and discuss what type of data is provides, and how you mightuse this particular test to assess a client. Research your selected test usingthe Kaplan library; use a minimum of 3 peer reviewed references in yourassignment. In your case discussion include at least a one paragraph discussionaddressing the following:

·  Referralquestion for personality assessment

·  Demographicinformation for your potential client

·  Backgrounddata regarding the client’s current level of functioning and presentingproblem(s)

Theassignment should:

·  Followassignment directions (review grading rubric for best results).

·  Usecorrect APA formatting per the APA Publication Manual, 6th Edition.

·  Demonstratecollege-level communication through the composition of original materials inStandard American English.

·  Bewritten in Standard American English and be clear, specific, and error-free.

·  Bea minimum of 8 pages (not including Title Page and Reference List).

Unit 8Assignment Rubric

% – Points



Course Content

Studentis able to appropriately discuss the historicaluse of the terms objective and projective to classify a personality test, andthe problems with such classification, and the suggestions made by theauthors to refer to specific tests.

0 – 100

Studentis able to accurately identify and discuss what type of data is a particularpersonality test provides, and how the test might be used to assess a client.

Aminimum of three peer reviewed references are included in the Discussion.

Thehypothetical case discussion include at least a one paragraph discussionaddressing the following:

1.  Referral question for personalityassessment

2.  Demographic information for your potentialclient

3.  Background data regarding the client’scurrent level of functioning and presenting problem(s)

0 – 100


Structure: Includesintroduction with clear thesis statement, complete paragraphs, and briefsummary paragraph rephrasing thesis.

Styleand Mechanics: Clear and logical
organization; paragraphs and sentences are well
developed. Uses correct grammar, spelling, and
punctuation. Meets length requirements.


APAStyle: Formatted correctly using APA style.
Provides references to support conclusions.
Paraphrased correctly and accurately; direct
quotes used minimally.




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