usually shipped within one business day of receipt.
Delivery takes from 2 to 10 business days (depending on distance from CA)
Track your order by logging into "My
What is your return policy?
If you are not completely satisfied with an
item purchased from WPS, you may return it in salable condition within 90 days of the invoice date, and we will promptly refund the cost of the
materials returned (less shipping and handling). Before returning any item,
please call our Customer Service Department (800-648-8857) to insure that
you are given proper credit. Shipping and handling charges are not refundable.
What are your shipping
and handling charges?
a $5.00 minimum) on shipments within the U.S.
20% (with a $10.00 minimum) on shipments to Canada 25% (with a $25.00 minimum) on
shipments outside the U.S. and Canada.
(Shipments to Guam, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands may incur additional
Please note that due to the high cost of shipping to some foreign countries you may be required to pay actual shipping costs in addition to a nominal handling fee. You will be notified if your order is being billed at actual shipping cost.
Do you accept purchase orders?
purchase orders from recognized public agencies and institutions. The online
catalog on this web site provides up-to-date pricing information that you
can use to create your purchase order. You must mail or fax your purchase
order to WPS. You cannot use a purchase order when ordering online.
What are Customs
and Duties on foreign shipments?
charges and duties may be applied to a shipment when it enters a foreign
country. These charges are determined by the country's government and are
collected by the package courier upon delivery of goods. The carrier, acting as customs broker, may also
charge a processing fee that you are responsible for paying. WPS plays no role
in assigning or collecting these duties.
I need to see a sample of the test before I can make a purchasing decision.
Can you help?
If the sample form is not sufficient for you to make a purchasing decision
then you should purchase the test Manual so that you can review all the test
items, normative data, and instructions on how to administer and interpret
the measure. WPS includes sample copies of test forms in most manuals that
we publish (Manuals that include test forms are identified by a () in their
paper catalog listing). Please call WPS customer service at (800) 648-8857
if you are unsure whether or not the manual you are considering contains
sample forms. If the test does not meet your needs you can return it in
salable condition within 90 days for a refund (Shipping and Handling charges
are not refundable.) Before returning any item, please call our Customer
Service Department (800-648-8857) to insure that you are given proper
I'm an instructor considering adopting a test for use in my class. Can I get
a sample copy?
WPS is committed to supporting instructors
interesting in teaching WPS assessment in their graduate school classes.
Please be sure you are requesting a product published by WPS (identified by
a "W-" product number, e.g. W-472).
with the following information to request a sample copy: First Name; Last
Name; Institution Name; Course Title; # of Students in Course; e-mail
address; Work Phone Number; Product you are considering teaching in your
course; and Explanation of how you will use the assessment in the course.
I'm a student and need a sample form for my dissertation or project. Can you
Start by checking with the psychology
library at your school, they oftentimes have sample Kits that you can
You can also find
Sample Forms showing the first 3
items of most WPS assessments here.
If you need the entire form then you will have to purchase the materials
(please note that most test materials are restricted to individuals with
advanced credentials based on education, training and/or experience. Your
professor may have to assist you in purchasing the materials).
Educational Discount for Ongoing Courses Application
Educational Discount for Ongoing Courses Application
if you would like to apply for an Educational Discount ranging from 20% to
50% off the single-unit cost of WPS-published test materials needed for use
in graduate training classes and other qualified educational programs.
Research Discount Application if you would like to apply for a Research
Discount of 20% and 50% against the single-unit cost of WPS-published test
materials needed for qualified scholarly studies.
ADOS & ADI-R Training Educational Discount Application
can I obtain Continuing Education (CE) Credits through WPS?
information about Continuing Education Credits please
How do I
submit material to WPS for publication review?
new products on a regular basis and would be happy to consider yours for
publication. Although we cannot be responsible for unsolicited manuscripts
and games, we will consider all items submitted. WPS is always interested in
reviewing high quality assessment tools for professionals in psychology,
education, and allied fields.
If you would like to submit a product for publication, please send it to:
Western Psychological Services
625 Alaska Ave.
Torrance, CA 90503-5124
distribute WPS Catalogs at a workshop or convention?
would like to distribute copies of our catalog at a local workshop or
convention, please contact the WPS Marketing Department (800-648-8857). Send
email requests to
Can I reprint,
adapt, or translate WPS Material?
permit reprints, adaptations, and translations to qualified researchers and
organizations who first secure proper written authorization from WPS Rights
& Permissions, subject as necessary to payment of license fees to WPS.
Preferred scholarly arrangements are available to qualified scientific
investigators. Contact Susan Weinberg, Assistant to the President, for
details securing the necessary arrangements (firstname.lastname@example.org).
No reprinting, adaptations, or translations of copyrighted WPS material, in
whole or in part, in any media is permitted without the prior written
authorization of WPS.
What is your Desk Copy Policy?
Western Psychological Services provides complimentary copies of WPS
publications adopted for classroom use. Please note the following guidelines
when requesting desk copies of our products:
Desk copies are available only to instructors purchasing 10 or more copies
of a title for use in a class being taught at a bona fide educational
Desk copies are supplied for WPS-published titles only.
Desk copies are not available for test manuals.
One desk copy is available for every 10 copies ordered.
Requests must include the name of the instructor, class title, expected
enrollment, and name of the bookstore at which the text has been ordered.
Requests for desk copies should be written on the Purchase Order (P.O.)
for copies being purchased.
Desk copies cannot be sent before the corresponding order is processed.
Desk copy requests for book orders that have already been shipped must
include the name of the instructor, class title, name and address of the
organization placing the order, date of the order, and the WPS invoice
number for the order.
Desk copies are not available for courses that have ended.
WPS does not ship desk copies to residences; they must be mailed to your
institution (school or university) address.
All requests are subject to availability and approval.
support staff is available Monday through Friday from 7:30am to 4:00pm
(Pacific Time) at 800-648-8857 (U.S. and Canada) or 424-201-8800. You can
also email your question to
How do I know which WPS TEST REPORT options are available for a given test?
Sheets provide an inexpensive paper-and-pencil administration for those
occasions when you want to use a CD, but you do not want the client
entering responses directly into the computer. The client responds on the PC
Answer Sheet, and then you or an assistant can enter his or her responses
into the computer.
Where do I find
the User's Guide on my CD?
menu bar at the top of the screen go to "Help" and then select "Contents."
Alternatively, you can find the User's Guide on your program CD. For
programs requiring Windows, the User's Guide file is GUIDE.DOC. For programs
requiring DOS, the User's Guide file is WPS.DOC.
Can I use my WPS TEST REPORT CD on more than one computer?
Using the CD you can install the program on as many computers as you would
like, but you will only be able to score a test on a computer with the WPS
USB Key (included with the purchase of your CD).
If you need
assistance, please contact WPS Technical Support at (424) 201-8800 or (800)
648-8857 (U.S. and Canada only) Monday through Friday, between 7:30 A.M. and
4:00 P.M. Pacific time. You may also email Technical Support at