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Applications of the Kaufman Assessment Battery for Children, 2nd Edition in Neuropsychological Assessment

  • Kristen L. Mays
  • Randy W. Kamphaus
  • Cecil R. Reynolds

At its conception, the original K-ABC represented a marked departure from other commonly used cognitive assessments. Based on a combination of theoretical underpinnings from cerebral specialization research, Luria-Das successive-simultaneous processing, and work in cognitive psychology, the K-ABC was one of the first intelligence tests to be principally derived from a strong theoretical basis and was the first major intelligence test to be based on neuropsychological theory (Reynolds & Kamphaus, 1997).

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Confirmatory Factor Analytic Global Score Bonus Point Strong Theoretical Basis Teaching Item 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kristen L. Mays
    • 1
  • Randy W. Kamphaus
    • 2
  • Cecil R. Reynolds
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Educational PsychologyUniversity of GeorgiaAthensUSA
  2. 2.Department of Counseling and Psychological ServicesGeorgia State UniversityAtlantaUSA
  3. 3.Department of Educational PsychologyTexas A&M UniversityUSA

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