Topic 1 Short Answer Questions Worksheet


Topic 1: Short Answer Questions

Directions: Provide short answers of 150-200 words each for the following questions/statements. Do not exceed 250 words for your response. Use the textbook and any other scholarly resources to support your responses. Include at least three to four scholarly journal articles beyond the textbook and course readings.

  1. Explain the difference between psychological tests and psychological assessments.
  1. Explain the significance of utilizing both psychological tests and assessments within the counseling field.
  • How have tests had a historically positive impact? How have tests had a historically negative impact?
  • Briefly describe a historical overview of significant events which occurred during the development of appraisals within the counseling field.