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chapter 16, testing in counseling psychology
What is the derivation of the word career?
what year did the first interest inventory come out?
What appraoch did Strong use to create the SVIB?
What 2 type of activities did Strong get large numbers of people from many different profession to rate about?
occupations and leisure activities
what did validity show for the SVIB?
it predicted job satisfaction well
Did the pattern of interests remain largely stable throughout the lifetimes (SVIB)?
At what age do interest patterns appear go be established?
by age 17
(SVIB) what was one thing critics pointed out?
they pointed at gender bias because women were rated on low-paying and low-status occupations
Who published a new version of the SVIB?
Donald P. Campbell
what was the name of the test that Donald Campbell produced in 1974 ( it was a new version of the SVIB) ?
Strong-Campbell interest inventory (SCII)
What was significant about the SCII?
it merged the men's and women's occupations onto a single form
How many categories did Holland think people's personalities fell into?
Who got the rights for the SCII?
In 2007, Standfor released a new version of the strong known as...
Strong Interest Inventory
What does the Campbell Interest and Skill Survey tell a subject?
how comfortable or successful they will be in an academic setting
For what test did Standford and University of Minnesota get into a legal dispute?
What does the current form of Kuder Occupational Interest Survey examine? (2)
the similarity between a test-taker's interests and those of people in various occupations.
what test contains nontraditional occupations in it?
Kuder Occupational Interest survey
How Are the psychometric properties for the Kuder Occupational Interest Survey?
*some scores have appeared to be stable for as long as 30 years
In what grade reading level is the Career Assessment Inventory written?
What was the Career Assessment Inventory designed for?
for individuals with less than 4 years of post-secondary education
What is the nickname of Career Assessment Inventory?
working persons CISS
Was the self-directed search self-administered, self-scored, and self-interpreted?
who developed The Self directed search?
What 3 things have interest inventories been criticized off?
-mismatches between abilities and interests
What did early inventories directed men and women into?
What did Strong argue regarding unisex test?
ignores the statistical realities of differences in men's and women's interests
which two tests made a major effort to eliminate sex bias?
SCII and CISS
What was Osipow approach?
give extensive tests to measure personality, abilities, interests, and personal values to learn as much about a person's traits as possible
Why is Osipow approach criticized for?
paying too much attention to the person and not paying enough attention to the work environment
What is fundamental attribution error?
when we observe other we think in terms of traits but use situational explanation for our own behavior