Cognitive functioning is the intellectual activity that includes mental processes, such as, attention, processing speed, learning and memory, executive function, verbal fluency, and working memory.
Executive functioning is a set of mental skills that help you get things done. Executive function helps you: organize, plan, prioritize, and pay attention.
Adaptive refers to the skills (conceptual, social, and practical) that a person has to handle in everyday life.
These tests evaluate specifically designed tasks used to measure a psychological function known to be linked to a particular brain structure or pathway.
These tests measure personality traits and styles in order to help structure and inform psychological interventions.
Achievement tests measure skills and knowledge learned in a given grade level, usually through planned instruction, such as training or classroom instruction.
Forensic Tests Forensic tests are psychological assessment typically used legal settings such as parental capacity or psycho-sexual evaluations.