Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children | Fifth EditionWISC-V
Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children® Fifth Edition (WISC®-V) is an intelligence test that measures a child’s intellectual ability and 5 cognitive domains that impact performance. Guidance on using this test in your telepractice.
Audience: This session is targeted for individuals who are familiar with the WISC–IV.
Course description: This 3-hour session introduces the fifth edition of the Wechsler® Intelligence Scale for Children (5th ed.; WISC®–V), a cognitive assessment used with children ages 6 years 0 months through 16 years 11 months. The presenters will describe the WISC–V relative to its predecessor (WISC–IV) focusing on updated norms, new subtests, new indexes, the new five-factor structure, and other updates made for this revision. Possible clinical applications will be discussed including the application of the WISC–V to determine cognitive strengths and weaknesses and their impact on academic performance.
Learning objectives: After attending this session, participants will be able to: