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Assessment & Development Matters Vol 2 No 4 Winter 2010

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Assessment & Development Matters (ADM) is published by the Psychological Testing Centre. Its readership is entrants on the Register of Qualifications in Test Use (RQTU) holding the Society's qualifications in educational or occupational testing. It focuses on assessment and development in the educational and occupational fields, and aims to deliver the latest information on testing matters.

 

Contents

Editorial
Jan Bogg

Do conscientious individuals strive to achieve?
Melanie Brutsche

Why leveraging the science of happiness at work matters: the happy and productive employee
Jessica Pryce-Jones & Simon Lutterbie

'Good judgement' and 'tough decisions': How robust are Situational Judgement Tests in a restructuring/redeployment setting?
James Bywater & Nina Krig

If you want to know how to improve your work-life balance, ask a psychologist
Almuth McDowall, Constanze Eib & Gail Kinman

Helping Managers manage stress in their team
Emma Donaldson-Feilder, Rachel Lewis & Jo Yarker

Book Review: Selecting and Developing Better Managers, by Hugh McCredie
Tamsin Martin

Book Review: The Coaching Relationship- Putting People First, edited by Stephen Palmer and Almuth McDowall
Philippa Hain

From the Journals to Your Practice
Jan Bogg

Information from the Psychological Testing Centre

Key issues in the measurement of children's social and emotional competence
Neil Humphrey

Assessment of children's mental health and wellbeing
Norah Frederickson

Assessing pupils' academic self-concept
Robert Burden

The Comprehensive Test of Phonological Processing and students with Specific Learning Difficulties
Ellen Kirby

ADM submission guidelines & template for ADM test research submissions

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