• validity
  • The subjective nature of this aspect of the HTP, as with other qualitative tests, has little empirical evidence to support its reliability or validity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although supporters point to the anecdotal evidence of positive testimonials as a reason to use it for personality evaluation, empirical studies fail to show the validity claimed by its supporters. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although graphology had some support in the scientific community before the mid-twentieth century, more recent research rejects the validity of graphology as a tool to assess personality and job performance. (wikipedia.org)
  • trait
  • Each clinical scale (except Alcohol Problems and Drug Problems) represents a particular trait, and each scale has sub-scales that represent more specific aspects of that trait. (wikipedia.org)
  • Clinical implications and future directions are discussed, particularly a call for the development of a structured interview for the assessment of the DSM-5 dimensional trait model. (uky.edu)
  • A 1982 meta-analysis drawn from over 200 studies concludes that graphologists were generally unable to predict any kind of personality trait on any personality test. (wikipedia.org)
  • The term hypostasis can cover a wide range of personality-related entities usually known as type, stage, trait, system, approach. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1991
  • In 1991, Cohen co-authored Multiple Personality Disorder From the Inside Out, personal accounts of what it means to live with the disorder written by people with the diagnosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cohen and his co-authors Esther Giller and Lynn W. were given the Distinguished Service Award by the International Society for the Study of Multiple Personality and Dissociation (now, the International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation) in 1991 for creating a widely read book for the general audience on a misunderstood disorder. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1991). Multiple personality disorder from the inside out. (wikipedia.org)
  • factor
  • Due to this factor, the true nature of these individuals' personalities would probably shine forth, without any undue hindrance from external stresses. (brainmass.com)
  • The development of a theory of five temperaments begins with the two-factor models of personality and the work of the late William Schutz, and his FIRO-B program. (wikipedia.org)
  • theoretical
  • An alternative version of the test, the MMPI-2 Restructured Form (MMPI-2-RF), published in 2008, retains some aspects of the traditional MMPI assessment strategy, but adopts a different theoretical approach to personality test development. (wikipedia.org)
  • Test
  • With this "radical hypothesis", the use of an intelligence test, the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale to obtain personality information makes sense. (wikipedia.org)
  • The test specifically showed the gap between my assessment and others, which was very insightful. (huffingtonpost.ca)
  • This test, however, is still considered an accurate measure of brain damage and used in the assessment of schizophrenic patients also suffering from brain damage. (wikipedia.org)
  • methodology
  • As a variation of standard web-based assessment methods, the SAPA methodology borrows by analogy a technique used in radio and optical astronomy: Synthetic Aperture Measurement. (wikipedia.org)
  • subjective
  • The development of the DDS has purposefully shifted away from interpretive, subjective approaches in hopes of creating a more empirically-based assessment and research tool. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Apollo archetype favors thinking over feeling, distance over closeness, objective assessment over subjective intuition. (wikipedia.org)
  • temperament
  • Also each the temperament elements are related to some personality aspects and behaviors: endotonia for relaxation and interaction with other people, mesotonia for the love of action and ectotonia is centered on privacy. (antiessays.com)
  • emotional
  • In The Canon of Medicine, Avicenna (980-1037) then extended the theory of temperaments to encompass "emotional aspects, mental capacity, moral attitudes, self-awareness, movements and dreams. (wikipedia.org)
  • investigate
  • The third section includes those areas which investigate the subjects' present sexuality and relational aspects within the couple. (wikipedia.org)
  • Examination
  • The term is sometimes incorrectly used to refer to forensic document examination, due to the fact that aspects of the latter dealing with the examination of handwritten documents are occasionally referred to as graphanalysis. (wikipedia.org)
  • type
  • Below is a free excerpt of "Comparison and Contrast Essay: William Sheldon's Type and Personality Assessment and Myers-Briggs Typology Index" from Anti Essays, your source for free research papers, essays, and term paper examples. (antiessays.com)
  • I can't decide, and I sure can't keep all the four-letter personality-type labels straight. (straightdope.com)
  • DISC has been used to help determine a course of action when dealing with problems as a leadership team-that is, taking the various aspects of each type into account when solving problems or assigning jobs. (wikipedia.org)
  • measures
  • During the past century, the measurement of personality and ability has tended to be fragmented by separate groups of individuals using proprietary sets of measures. (wikipedia.org)
  • essentially
  • A broad literature screen done by King and Koehler confirmed dozens of studies showing the geometric aspects of graphology (slant, slope, etc.) are essentially worthless predictors of job performance. (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • Its first section includes an overview of the worldwide field trials of the interview and aspects of epidemiology which affect the current status of diagnosis and assessment research. (boomerangbooks.com.au)
  • Alternative procedures involve large research groups collecting data across many research sites (e.g., the Programme for International Student Assessment - PISA). (wikipedia.org)
  • The second section collects all those items whose research areas relate to present sexuality and motivational aspects. (wikipedia.org)
  • latter
  • Aaron Rosanoff's theory of personality distinguishes seven dimensions (normal, hysteroid, manic, depressive, autistic, paranoid, and epileptoid), which can be epistatic or hypostatic dimensions, the manifestation of the latter being concealed or inhibited by the former. (wikipedia.org)
  • scientists
  • These aspects have been studied and classified by some scientists and we are going to focus on and compare two theories: William Sheldon's and Myers-Briggs. (antiessays.com)
  • different
  • So we'll let the different aspects of my psyche speak for themselves using the simplified Straight Dope personality code, which employs only two letters, so as not to confuse the OM, or ordinary mope. (straightdope.com)
  • Rather than combining signals from the same source using different telescopes as is done in astronomy, the structure of personality can be studied by combining the responses of many people across more items than any one person is willing to take. (wikipedia.org)
  • These three different aspects combine to present a unique picture of the individuality of a person. (wikipedia.org)
  • Different authors have described various dimensions of the self (or selves), personality dimensions and subpersonalities. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hypostatic relations of the human mind also imply the existence of a hypostatic model of consciousness, representing the contents of consciousness as an identity of various aspects, different only with respect to each other, but tending to coincide in a certain aspect of their consideration. (wikipedia.org)
  • technique
  • The online survey developed by William Revelle (and maintained by the Personality, Motivation, & Cognition Lab at Northwestern University) has used this technique with approximately 200,000 participants (N) as of 2012. (wikipedia.org)
  • important
  • One important aspect that sets the SLUG Queen pageant apart from others is that bribery is accepted and encouraged and the judging is done by a panel of Old Queens. (wikipedia.org)