TOMAL2 - Test of Memory and Learning - Product Range

Required qualifications

QTS/QTLS or equivalent and CCET Level 7
or QTS/QTLS or equivalent and Assessment Qualification at Level 7 e.g. CPT3A
or Assessment Qualification at Level 7 e.g. CPT3A and HLTA Status
or QTS/QTLS or equivalent and PGCert /PGDip/MA/MEd/MSc in SEN (including psychological assessment) SpLD APC or equivalent
or QTS/QTLS or equivalent and Professional Body Membership e.g. DA Guild MDG
or BA (Hons) / B.Ed Hons or Bsc subject and Professional Body Membership e.g. DA Guild MDG
or HCPC Registered Practising, Chartered, Clinical, Forensic or Educational Psychologist
or Psychologist, SaLT or OT
or Loan Scheme

A standardised assessment offering comprehensive coverage of memory.

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TOMAL2 - Test of Memory and Learning Kit 

TOMAL2 is a standardised assessment offering comprehensive coverage of memory.

What’s New

  • Reduced administration time
  • Additional analyses of cultural impact to ensure culturally fair assessment of memory
  • Improved clarity of scoring and administration rules
  • Now normed for children and adults, ages 5 years through 59-11
  • Reformulated core subtests and core indexes
  • Redesigned, convenient to use Record Booklet
  • New Verbal Delayed Recall Index
  • Additional interpretive tables and text

Complete TOMAL2 Kit Includes: 

  • Examiner’s Manual
  • Picture Book A
  • Picture Book B (with easel)
  • 25 Profile Summary Forms
  • 25 Examiner Record Booklets
  • Delayed Recall Cue Cards
  • Visual Selective Reminding Test Board
  • 15 chips in vinyl envelope
  • All in a sturdy storage box

Supplementary Products 

  • Examiner Record Booklets (Blue or Green PK 25)
  • Profile Summary Forms (Blue or Green PK 25)


The TOMAL2 includes  8 core, 6 supplemental subtests, and 2 delayed recall tasks are designed to give information on specific and general aspects of memory and are used to derive the Core Indexes and the Supplementary Indexes.

Subtests include:

  • Memory for Stories (MFS)
  • Facial Memory (FM)
  • Word Selective Reminding (WSR)
  • Visual Selective Reminding (VSR)
  • Object Recall (OR)
  • Abstract Visual Memory (AVM)
  • Digits Forward (DF)
  • Visual Sequential Memory (VSM)
  • Paired Recall (PR)
  • Memory for Location (MFL)
  • Manual Imitation (MI)
  • Letters Forward (LF)
  • Digits Backward (DB) and Letters Backward (LB)
  • 2 verbal delayed recall tasks and cued recall procedures.

Core Indexes

  • Verbal Memory Index
  • Nonverbal Memory Index
  • Composite Memory Index

Supplementary Indexes

  • Verbal Delayed Recall Index
  • Learning Index
  • Attention and Concentration Index
  • Sequential Memory Index
  • Free Recall Index
  • Associative Recall Index


Statistical Characteristics

TOMAL2 was normed on more than 1,900 children, adolescents, and adults ages 5-0 through 59-11, drawn from 31 states representing all major regions of the United States. The sample was designed to be representative of the U.S. population as a whole on gender, age, ethnicity, urban/rural residence, and geographic distribution.

Standardisation: US

Age Range: Now normed for children and adults Ages: 5-0 through 59-11

Testing Time: Core Battery 30 minutes; Core plus Supplementary 60 minutes

Administration: Individual

Author: Cecil R. Reynolds, Judith K. Voress

Published Date: 2007

Publisher: Pro-Ed

Want to qualify to use this test? 

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  1. Develop your knowledge of TOMAL2 through a cycle of study, focused activity and reflection with this SASC approved Level 7 CPD course. Check availability of the next 'Examining The Test of Memory and Learning 2 TOMAL2 (DACPD802)'.
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