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Abstract Details for Module 12B: Basic Statistical Concepts

Vocational Rehabilitation Counselors frequently utilize the results of various types of tests to assist consumers in choosing appropriate vocational goals. Test results are often given in terms of numbers that have statistical meaning. Counselors must be able to read and interpret test results. Knowledge of basic statistical concepts is vital in order to make meaning of evaluation and testing results. This module is designed to provide a basic introduction and overview of statistical concepts and information needed to understand and interpret scores on tests frequently used in the evaluation and assessment of consumer needs.