- a psychological examination using psychodiagnostic techniques.
Origin of psychodiagnosis
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- Any of various methods used to discover the factors that underlie behavior, especially maladjusted or abnormal behavior.
- The branch of clinical psychology that emphasizes the use of psychological tests and techniques for assessing mental illness.
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