Kevin McDowell, a health psychologist with U.P. Health System Marquette, will present "A Primer on Psychological Assessment" at Northern Michigan University. His talk is scheduled at 3 p.m. Friday, Sept. 8, in 1322 Jamrich Hall. McDowell is a 2008 NMU alumnus.
One of the most unique and valuable tools a clinical psychologist has to offer is psychological assessment. McDowell will review the major realms of assessment. These include cognitive, neuropsychological, projective personality and objective personality. Specific attention will be paid to clinical applications and actual case vignettes will be used throughout.
This event is part of the colloquium series sponsored by NMU's Department of Psychological Science.