Bender, Lauretta

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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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Lauretta Bender, a psychiatrist, was intrigued by Wertheimer's studies and wanted to see how psychiatric patients would experience these designs.
The Bender Visual Motor Gestalt Test developed by Lauretta Bender (1938) was designed as a test of visual-motor integration.
In 1938, the psychiatrist Lauretta Bender developed a method the copy of gestaltic figures--to assess children's neurological maturing.