Course Details

Course TitleBasic Psychometrics for Forensic Assessment
Date 5/9/2014
ProviderAmerican Academy of Forensic Psychology Continuing Education Programs
Phone(855) 226-9412
LocationSan Diego
Credit Hours7
Instructor(s)Yossef Ben-Porath, Ph.D.
Method of InstructionWorkshop/Seminar
Approving AgencyAPA
Course Syllabus

Course Description

This workshop provides an introduction to and review of key issues in psychological testing and assessment. The primary learning objectives cover basic statistical and psychometric principles including correlational statistics, estimating reliability and measurement error, estimating and evaluating test score validity, norms and standardization of test scores, and how to testify about these matters in ways that are understandable to attorneys, judges, jurors.

Course Objectives