Essentials of 16PF Assessment

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John Wiley & Sons, Nov 1, 2003 - Psychology - 320 pages
Complete coverage of the widely used 16PF measure of personality

Essentials of 16PF Assessment is a valuable guide to administering, scoring, and interpreting this popular measure of normal personality. Using the proven Essentials format, Cattell and Schuerger clearly describe how to use the instrument; provide critical information about its validity and reliability; and include helpful guidelines for using the instrument effectively with individuals, couples, and families, in settings ranging from clinical and forensic to corporate environments and other workplaces.

Essentials of 16PF Assessment provides comprehensive coverage of test administration, scoring, and interpretation. As well, this informative resource provides expert assessment of the method's relative strengths and weaknesses, valuable advice on its clinical applications, and illuminating sample cases.

Like all the volumes in the Essentials of Psychological Assessment series, this book is designed to help busy professionals quickly acquire the knowledge and skills they need to make optimal use of a major psychological assessment inst rument. Each concise chapter features numerous callout boxes highlighting key concepts, bulleted points, and extensive illustrative material, as well as test questions that help you gauge and reinforce your understanding of the information covered.

 

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Contents

Chapter One OVERVIEW
1
Chapter Two HOW TO ADMINISTER AND SCORE THE 16PF QUESTIONNAIRE
19
Chapter Three THE 16PF QUESTIONNAIRE SCALES
27
Chapter Four HOW TO INTERPRET THE 16PF QUESTIONNAIRE
159
Chapter Five STRENGTHS AND WEAKNESSES OF THE 16PF QUESTIONNAIRE
191
Chapter Six CLINICAL COUNSELING AND CONSULTING APPLICATIONS
197
Chapter Seven CAREER AND ORGANIZATIONAL APPLICATIONS
221
Chapter Eight ILLUSTRATIVE CASE REPORTS
249
Annotated Bibliography
295
Index
297
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Page 3 - Cattell (1943) declared that all aspects of human personality which are or have been of importance, interest, or utility have already become recorded in the substance of language.

About the author (2003)

HEATHER E. P. CATTELL, PhD, is an author of the16PF?? Fifth Edition Questionnaire, published in1994, which she worked on with her father, Raymond Cattell, thedeveloper of the original 16PF??. She has writtenmany articles and chapters on the 16PF?? andcoauthored the 16PF?? Cattell ComprehensivePersonality Interpretation report.
JAMES M. SCHUERGER, PhD, is Professor Emeritus at ClevelandState University. He conducts workshops nationally on the16PF??, worked with Raymond Cattell at theUniversity of Illinois for many years, and is the author of theAdolescent Personality Questionnaire--the juniorversion of the 16PF??.

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