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RPM Intelligence Assessment Review

Give a brief description of the intelligence assessment you selected. Then describe at least one strength and one limitation of the assessment related to ethical and/or multicultural considerations according to the ACA Code of Ethics and/or the AMCD Multicultural Counseling Competencies.

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Dear Student,

Hi and thank you for using Brainmass. I hope this solution finds you well. In this particular task you are being asked to present an intelligence assessment. There are a number to choose from but which one should you present? I suggest something essential but commonly used like the RPM or Raven's progressive Matrics. I therefore suggest this outline:

1. About RPM - 100 words
2. Strength & Limitation - 100 words
3. Ethical and Multicultural considerations - 100 words

This outline should yield 300 words which I think should cover what you need. Good luck with your studies.

AE 105878/Xenia Jones

About Raven's Progressive Matrices

What is the Raven's (RPM) intelligence test? It is a non-verbal test taken in an educational context designed to be administered from years 5 up to elder test-takes (i.e. the elderly whose cognitive and mental functions need testing). It is a lengthy test - about 60 items. It begins with easy items progressing to advanced difficulty. The test is all about measuring 'meaning-making' - how the test-takers reason. This way, the overall results point out the test taker's general ...

Solution Summary

The solution provides information, assistance and advise in tackling the task (see above) on the topic of intelligence assessments. Reviewed is Raven's Progressive Matrices, including its strength and limitation in relation to ethical and multicultural considerations. Resources are listed for further exploration of the topic.