“Since the client is a painter, the visual and communication tests are valid for this assessment.” Which specific three subtests from the WAIS-IV do you recommend to assess visual and communication skills?
After you select three relevant subtests, be sure to answer the following requirements. This information can be found online.
Describe the properties and applications of the standardized intelligence test subtests selected as they apply to your assigned client.
Identify at least one methodological consideration concerning the reliability and validity of administering the chosen subtests. — If you need help with this question, do take advantage of the Tutoring on Demand service (see the course announcement RE: tutoring).
Explain what modifications you would make (if any) to your choice of subtests if you found out your client had less than a high school education or was not a native English speaker.
Give examples of arguments for and against the use of standardized tests to make predictions about future performance and apply these arguments to your specific assigned client.
In addition to the required reading, research a minimum of one peer-reviewed article from the Ashford University Library to support your choice of subtests.