Magazine

Q-global: Taking Mental Healthcare to the Next Level in India

Views: 1.9K

Q-globalPearson, a global learning company, has launched Q-global, India’s first comprehensive and end-to-end online assessment platform for administration, scoring and reporting of psychological tests from Pearson.

Q-global houses gold-standard psychological assessment tools that are used globally by mental health and school professionals, for psychological well-being of their clients/ patients. After a successful launch in the United States (US) and other regions, Pearson Clinical & Talent Assessment, a mental healthcare and talent management business of Pearson, brought this digital solution to India, to empower professionals in India offer high-quality psychological testing services.

Beck Youth Inventories, Second Edition, India (BYI-IIINDIA) is one of the initial Pearson assessments available on Q-global. BYI-IIINDIA helps in identifying emotional difficulties, disruptive behaviour and social impairment in children and adolescents. The list of assessments available on Q-global for India will grow in the coming months.

Who can use Q-global?

  • Mental health professionals such as psychologists, psychiatrists and social workers
  • School professionals, such as special educators and school counsellors (school teachers, for some assessments)
  • Medical professionals, such as physicians and specialists, who deal with psychological conditions.

What are the features and benefits of Q-global?

  • Portable: Multiple assessments on a single online platform let one conduct assessments anytime, anywhere without having to carry around bulky physical test kits.
  • Secure: Examinee data on Q-global is protected through physical security, administrative safeguards and encryption, ensuring one can optimally protect client/patient’s confidential information.
  • Convenient: Q-global lets a professional quickly and efficiently organise examinee information, generate scores in real-time and produce accurate, comprehensive reports.
  • Time saving: Due to its online nature, ease of managing multiple assessments and automatic scoring and reporting, using Q-global for psychological assessment results in saving valuable professional time.
  • Affordable: The professional pays per test report and not for the platform. Hence, this is cost-effective compared to paying for a physical test kit where the cost of purchase is recovered over a period of time.

Where can Q-global be used?

  • Schools: As a school-wide solution to address mental health needs of students
  • Hospitals: As a digital solution for OPD and in-patient services in psychiatry and psychology departments that is easy to administer, score and report.
  • Individual practice: As an affordable digital assessment platform that can be integrated easily in one’s practice in clinical psychology, education and allied fields.
  • Government: As an assessment delivery platform for government programs in mental health and education.

How is it priced?

  • Pay per report: The basic model for Q-global pricing is a simple per-use fee that will vary based on the service provided and the content delivered.
  • Subscription: For a limited number of products, a subscription is available for generating scores and reports for individual users.

For those who are new to digital assessment platforms, free online recorded training modules are available.

Recommended from all portals

Latest News

To Top