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Sample Protocols

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The first subject is a 15-year-old white male (Bill J.) who was referred for psychological testing in connection with decisions that needed to be made about his diagnosis and medication. He had been in psychotherapy off and on for many years, being treated for depression. Recently there had been some acting out of anger in a violent way in his family and also with friends. His school grades had also deteriorated in the past year. His present therapist suspected a possible underlying psychotic disorder in addition to depression, which was the precipitating factor for the present testing. The patient was ...

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