Bender gestalt test


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Ben·der Vis·u·al Mo·tor Ges·talt test

(ben'dĕr),
a psychological test used by neurologists and clinical psychologists to measure a person's ability to visually copy a set of geometric designs; useful for measuring visuospatial and visuomotor coordination to detect brain damage.
Synonym(s): Bender gestalt test

Ben·der ge·stalt test

(ben'dĕr gesh-tahlt' test)
A psychological test used by neurologists and clinical psychologists to measure a person's ability to copy visually a set of geometric designs; useful for measuring visuospatial and visuomotor coordination to detect brain damage.

Bender,

Lauretta, U.S. psychiatrist, 1897-1987.
Bender gestalt test - a psychological test used for measuring visuospatial and visuomotor coordination to detect brain damage. Synonym(s): Bender Visual Motor Gestalt test
Bender Visual Motor Gestalt test - Synonym(s): Bender gestalt test
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The Bender Gestalt test was applied to compare visual motor integration skills between the two groups.
WISC-R, Gessell Figure Drawing Test and Bender Gestalt test results of the groups SLD (n = 30) BIF(n = 30) WISC-R VSIQ 84.76 [+ or -] 7.74 72.80 [+ or -] 4.85 PSIQ 101.83 [+ or -] 7.87 81.90 [+ or -] 7.04 FSIQ 92.53 [+ or -] 5.41 75.40 [+ or -] 3.45 Gessell Figure Drawing Test Successful 8 (26%) 4 (13%) Considered successful 5 (16%) 5 (15%) Considered unsuccessful 3 (10%) 3 (10%) Unsuccessful 14 (46%) 18 (60%) Bender-Gestalt Test 6 (1-10) 7 (2-14) P WISC-R VSIQ PSIQ FSIQ Gessell Figure Drawing Test Successful 1.833 * 0.68 Considered successful Considered unsuccessful Unsuccessful Bender-Gestalt Test -2.124 ** 0.05 WISC-R: Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children--Revised; SLD: specific learning disorder; BIF: borderline intellectual functioning.
Bender Gestalt test continued to show organicity as simplification, inversion and closure difficulty was noted.
Construct validity of the Qualitative Grading System for the Modified Bender Gestalt Test. Electronic Journal of Research in Educational Psychology, 9(3), 1245-1266.
Avances en la adaptacion de la 2da version del Test Gestaltico Visomotor de Bender [Advances in the adaptation of Bender Gestalt Test, 2nd version].
Comparison of the Koppitz and Watkins Scoring Systems for the Bender Gestalt Test. Journal of Learning Disabilities, 18(7) 377-378.
Subjects and Method: The study is based upon deviation patterns of Bender Gestalt Test protocols of 90 schizophrenic, brain damaged and normal (30 in each group) males in the age range of 20-60 years.
Bender (1938), Pascal-Suttell (1951), and Hutt (1969, 1977) attempted to relate specific deviations on Bender Gestalt Test to clinical diagnostic categories.
Assessment of the Reliability in Two Age Groups Using the Qualitative Scoring System for the Modified Bender Gestalt Test