The conceptual and methodological purpose of an article
Identify (2) peer-reviewed articles that discuss a tool that assesses and measures a psychological disorder or classification.
Provide a synopsis of each article and discuss the merits as well as flaws of each tool being supportive for the diagnosis of psychopathology.
For each article, discuss the following:
The tool used
The conceptual and methodological purpose of the article
The author’s definition and views on the disorder/classification
The population assessed
Modes of assessment
Administration of the test
Strengths and weaknesses
Reliability and validity
The clinical applications