Cognitive Profile of Intellectually Gifted Adults: Analyzing the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale

  title={Cognitive Profile of Intellectually Gifted Adults: Analyzing the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale},
  author={Margherita Lang and M. Matta and L. Parolin and Cristina Morrone and L. Pezzuti},
  pages={929 - 943}
The Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale (WAIS) has been used extensively to study intellectual abilities of special groups. Here, we report the results of an intellectually gifted group on the WAIS-IV. Gifted individuals are people who obtained scores equal to or greater than 2 standard deviations above the mean on an intelligence test. Hence, the current study aims first, to examine mean group performance data of gifted individuals on the WAIS-IV; second, to revalidate the pattern of performance… Expand
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