Psychometrists are trained to administer, score, and interpret a range of standardized tests that allow psychologists to assess traits, problems, and functions of patients suffering from psychological illness or emotional stress. These tests are designed to assess any number of characteristics, including cognitive abilities, academic ability, interests, aptitudes, personality characteristics and abilities such as verbal fluency, creative thinking, and manual dexterity.

Key Things to Know About Psychometrist

  • Psychometrists do not provide therapeutic services.
  • Psychometrists do not provide diagnoses to patients.
  • Psychometrists provide valuable information that helps the psychologist/clinician assess and treat mental health disorders.

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