David Wechsler


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Wechsler, David

(1896–1981) psychologist; born in Lespedi, Romania. He came to the United States as a youth and was chief psychologist at New York City's Bellevue Hospital for 35 years. He devised a series of intelligence tests that became standard diagnostic tools, including the Wechsler-Bellevue Intelligence Scale. In 1970 he began teaching at New York University's medical school, where he had been a clinical psychologist since World War II.
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The panelists, Amy Margolis, David Wechsler and Darin White--all recognized experts in their field--provided real-time intelligence to help participants evaluate their compensation package and prepare for their next negotiation.
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He worked with David Wechsler in the development and standardization of the WISC-R, and has published, with Nadeen Kaufman, 11 cognitive, achievement, and neuropsychological tests, including the K-ABC, K-BIT, and K-TEA and the recent second editions of these tests (KABC-II, KBIT-2, KTEA-II).
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