8 Ethical Issues in Psychological Assessment
I. ASSESSMENT ISSUES
Published Online: 26 SEP 2012
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Handbook of Psychology, Second Edition
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Rey-Casserly, C. and Koocher, G. P. 2012. Ethical Issues in Psychological Assessment. Handbook of Psychology, Second Edition. 10:I:8.
- Published Online: 26 SEP 2012
In attempting to address the myriad issues that challenge psychologists undertaking to conduct assessments in the most ethically appropriate manner, it is helpful to think in terms of the prepositions before, during, and after. Some ethical considerations are best addressed before the assessment is begun; others come into play as the data are collected and analyzed; and still other ethical issues crop up after the actual assessment is completed. This chapter explores the ethical problems inherent in psychological assessment using the same sequence.
- professional ethics;
- psychological assessment;