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The measurement of individual change: A didactic account of an idiographic approach

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This paper proposes that idiographic graphical representations of psychological change should complement psychometric test scores in the forensic context. In particular, it is argued that idiographic procedures offer sensitive and precisely targeted assessments. We attempt to show, in a didactic manner, the way in which a technique like Multiple Card Sorting (MCS) may provide both qualitative and quantitative insights into the change exhibited by a single patient. The information returned from this assessment is qualitative but highly structured and may be used to inform treatment planning and evaluation.
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Keywords: Card sorting; idiographic measurement; measuring change

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: 1: Department of Applied Psychology, University College Cork, 2: School of Medicine, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland

Publication date: January 1, 2007

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