with support from the NZ College of Clinical Psychologists 


Professor Jerome Sattler 

Christchurch 12th March 2019

Auckland 18th March 2019 

Registrations open: 8:00am

Workshop: 9:00am – 4:30pm 

Rare opportunity to participate in an intimate workshop with Professor Sattler. 

NZSIGN is delighted to host a unique workshop with the distinguished Emeritus Professor Jerome Sattler in New Zealand. We extend a warm invitation to colleagues in the profession to join us in this exciting learning opportunity. Places are limited due to venue capacity so do register early. 

Learning Objectives

This workshop will cover Assessment of Children: Cognitive Foundations and Applications (Sixth Edition).

  1. Participants will learn how to be an effective evaluator
  2. Participants will learn about several tests of intelligence, tests of achievement, and tests of language development and intelligence theory
  3. Participants will learn how to write a meaningful psychological or psychoeducational report
  4. Participants will learn about assessment with children with special needs
  5. Participants will briefly learn about testifying as an expert witness 

Each participant will receive a copy of Professor Sattler’s book, Assessment of Children: Cognitive Foundations and Applications (6th edition).  This book is designed as both a teaching text and a reference source for students and professionals. 

Brief Biography

Jerome Sattler is a Diplomate in Clinical Psychology of the American Board of Professional Psychology and a Diplomate of the American Board of Professional Neuropsychology. Currently, he is Professor Emeritus and an Adjunct Professor of Psychology at San Diego State University. In 1998 he received the Senior Scientist Award from the Division of School Psychology of the American Psychological Association. In 2003, he received an honorary Doctor of Sciences degree from Central Missouri State University. In 2005, he received the Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement in the Application of Psychology from the American Psychological Foundation. In 2006, he received the Distinguished Contribution to Psychology Award from the San Diego Psychological Association and a Distinguished Visiting Professor Award from the Colorado School of Professional Psychology. In 2014, he received a Lifetime Achievement Award from Azusa Pacific University. In 2015, he received The 1949 Award from the Clinical Psychology Program (year the program received approval from the American Psychological Association) at the University of Kansas given to distinguished alumni for outstanding contributions to clinical psychology. In 2018, he received the Commemorative Medallion–“Semper Discentes et Adservientes” (“Always learning and serving”)–awarded by the College of Psychology, Nova Southeastern University. 

His books include Assessment of Children, Cognitive Foundations and Applications (Sixth Edition), Foundations of Behavioral, Social, and Clinical Assessment of Children, (Sixth Edition), Assessment of Children: WISC–V AND WPPSI–IV (with Ron Dumont and Diane L. Coalson), Assessment with the WAIS–IV (with Joseph J. Ryan), and Clinical and Forensic Interviewing of Children and Families. He has published over 100 articles in the fields of school and clinical psychology and is a co-author of the Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scale: Fourth Edition. The first five editions of Assessment of Children have been translated into Spanish. In 2007, a Spanish translation and a Chinese translation (brief edition) of Assessment of Children, Behavioral, Social, and Clinical Foundation (Fifth Edition) were published. 

Fees (includes lunch and refreshments)

$380 – Fees include a copy of the new edition of Professor Sattler’s new book, Assessment of Children: Cognitive Foundations and Applications (6th edition) (Recommended retail cost approximately NZD$225).

Regrettably, we are unable to offer discounted fee options.



Venue Information

12th March 2019 – Christchurch

The Gloaming Room, Level 1 – Club Stand, Riccarton Park Racecourse, 165 Racecourse Road, Riccarton, Christchurch

Parking is available on site 

18th March 2019 – Auckland

St Columbo Centre, 40 Vermont St, Ponsonby, Auckland 1071.

Parking is available on site                   

Jerome would appreciate a question or comment from participants about areas they would like him to address.  Please email with anything you would like included.  


Receipts / Registration confirmation: NZCCP issues receipts at the time of registration, and this confirms registration. Please retain receipts for your records, including as a Tax Invoice/Receipt for the transaction.

Cancellation Policy: Registrations cancelled may keep their copy of the book.  Refunds of $185 are offered for all cancellations received in writing via email to prior to 1 March 2019.  Cancellations received after 1 March 2019 cannot be refunded due to the logistics and terms of event management.  Should the workshop be cancelled for any reason outside the control of NZSIGN registrants will have a copy of the book shipped to them at no expense and a refund of $185 provided.