WAIS-IV: Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale – Fourth UK Edition

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Author(s) : David Wechsler,
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Description

Author(s): David Wechsler
Publication Year: 2010
Age Range: 16 years to 90 years 11 months
Administration: Individual – 75 minutes
Qualification Code: CL1

The WAIS-IVUK is designed to assess general cognitive functioning in adults with a variety of neurological conditions. WAIS-IVUK can be used as part of an assessment to:

  • identify learning difficulties, intellectual giftedness, cognitive strengths and weaknesses
  • guide treatment planning and placement decisions
  • provide clinical information for academic and neuropsychological evaluations
  • deliver reliable and valid data for research purposes

Responding to influencing factors:

Changing Demographics

  • Updated normative data for ages 16-90 years
  • Enhanced utility for older adults

Emerging Clinical Needs

  • Additional tasks for improved clinical utility
  • New clinical and validity studies

Increase Caseload

  • Reduced administration time to obtain composite scores
  • Improved scoring rules
  • Enhanced scoring software to assist in generating customizable reports

Scoring and Reporting

  • Transitioned from dual IQ to Index Score structure to be consistent with the WPPSI-IIIUK and WISC-IVUK
  • Yields FSIQ and 4 Index Scores with fewer subtests (VCI, PRI, WMI, & PSI)
  • Includes General Ability Index (GAI)
  • Renamed Perceptual Organisation Index (POI) as the Perceptual Reasoning Index PRI)
  • Redesigned and enhanced scoring and reporting software to improve ease of use and functionality.

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WAIS-IV: Complete Kit, WAIS-IV UK: Record Forms (Pack of 25), WAIS-IV UK: Response Booklets 1 (Pack of 25), WAIS-IV UK: Response Booklets 2 (Pack of 25)