Accession Number : ADA180916

Title :   AMEDD Forensic Psychology Short Course: Microcomputer Use in Support of Clinical Psychology in Peace and War Time Environments Held in San Antonio, Texas on 4-8 November 1985,

Corporate Author : ARMY HEALTH CARE STUDIES AND CLINICAL INVESTIGATION ACTIVITY FORT SAM HOUSTON TX

Personal Author(s) : Mangelsdorff,A. D.

Report Date : JUL 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 256

Abstract : This report contains the proceedings of the 1985 AMEDD Forensic Psychology Short Course which focused on microcomputer use in support of clinical psychology in peace and wartime environments. Contents: Legal issues in computerized testing, Landmarks in computer-assisted psychological assessment, The use of the MMPI in personnel screening, The MBHI as predictor of illness and as a treatment tool, Quality assurance issues in psychological testing: implications for professional practice, The pandora's box of computer based test interpretation, The cutting edge of psychological services: Toward optimal delivery of psychological assessment and treatment, Behavioral security evaluations, Security clearance evaluations: An introduction and major issues for the Army Medical Department, Improved selection procedures for intelligence services: Issues and guidelines, Draft input regarding the division mental health section (DMHS) modular medical type, light infantry division for field circular FC 8-15-1, health service support operations, light infantry division, Computer literacy, Composite health care system (CHCS) clinical and administrative support summary, Theater army medical management information system, Medical applications of the soldier data tag (SDT), Medical data bases, patient administration systems and biostatistics activity (PAS&BA), The ambulatory care database study, Assessment of health, locus of control, Psychological assessment of the high risk surgical patient: development of a standard protocol, Computer assisted cognitive rehabilitation, Establishing and expanding a microcomputer support system for psychological services.

Descriptors :   *MEDICAL COMPUTER APPLICATIONS, *PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTS, *CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY, ARMY, ARMY PERSONNEL, CLINICAL MEDICINE, BEHAVIOR, COGNITION, COMPUTER APPLICATIONS, COMPUTERS, CONTROL, BIOSTATISTICS, DATA BASES, DELIVERY, DIVISION LEVEL ORGANIZATIONS, EDGES, HEALTH, IDENTIFICATION, ILLNESS, INFANTRY, INPUT, LITERACY, LOCUS, MANAGEMENT, MEDICAL SERVICES, MEDICINE, MICROCOMPUTERS, MILITARY MEDICINE, OPTIMIZATION, PATIENTS, PERSONNEL, PREDICTIONS, PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTS, PSYCHOLOGY, QUALITY ASSURANCE, REHABILITATION, SECURITY, TEST AND EVALUATION, TEST METHODS, WARFARE

Subject Categories : Psychology
      Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE