This two-day training is appropriate for those learning about the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children, 5th Edition (WISC V) for the first time, psychologists requiring a refresher in cognitive assessment, and intern/provisional psychologist requiring access and training in this measure.

Description

Day 1: WISC V Administration & Scoring

Day 1 covers

  • An introduction to the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children, Fifth Edition (WISC-V)
  • Administration in traditional and digital formats
  • Scoring 
  • Basic Interpretation
  • An Introduction to digital using Q-Global & Q interactive

In addition to the live virtual workshop, attendees will have access to:

  • Sample WISC V Record Form
  • Course notes
  • Complimentary access to digital WISC V Administration and Scoring Manual for one month
  • Complimentary access to digital WISC V Technical and Interpretation manual for one month
  • Complimentary online scoring and report generation for two WISC V administrations 
  • Complimentary access to digital WISC V Stimulus Books for one month
  • Free 30-Day Trial of Q interactive

Day 2: WISC V Clinical Use and Interpretation

Day 2 will focus on:

  • Clinical use and interpretation of the WISC V ANZ in the clinical and educational context
  • Analysis of the primary and ancillary index scores will be reviewed. This will include analysis of the strengths and weaknesses at the subtest and index level, and the index level discrepancy analysis
  • Process-oriented approach regarding analysis within a subtest
  • Review of special group clinical validity studies, as well as information regarding DSM 5 diagnostic criteria through case studies
  • Links to other assessments, such as the WIAT III. Demonstration of digital approaches to the WISC V, including Q Global and Q Interactive

Prerequisites

Attendees must be registered test users with Pearson Clinical and currently hold either full or provisional registration as a psychologist, be a psychologist in training, or working as an intern psychologist. For researchers or other professions requiring WISC V training please contact Pearson Academy. 

Register with Pearson Clinical here >> www.pearsonclinical.com.au/accounts/create 

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