• Inventory
  • Borderline Pathology and the Personality Assessment Inventory (PAI): An Evaluation of Criterion and Concurrent Validity, Journal of Personality Assessment , 2007, 88(1), 81-89. (massgeneral.org)
  • The California Psychological Inventory (CPI) is a self-report inventory created by Harrison G. Gough and currently published by Consulting Psychologists Press. (wikipedia.org)
  • As stated in the ETS Test Collection Catalog, The CPI contains the following 20 scales: Dominance Capacity for Status Sociability Social Presence Self-Acceptance Independence Empathy Responsibility Socialization Self-Control Good Impression Communality Sense of Well-Being Tolerance Achievement via Conformance Achievement via Independence Intellectual Efficiency Psychological-Mindedness Flexibility Femininity-Masculinity The inventory contains 434 items which can be scored to yield 18 scales. (wikipedia.org)
  • More recently, a number of instruments based on the Five Factor Model of personality have been constructed such as the Revised NEO Personality Inventory. (wikipedia.org)
  • subjective) self-report instruments constructed to measure the putative Big Five personality dimensions, perhaps the most popular has been the Revised NEO Personality Inventory (NEO-PI-R) However, it should be noted that the psychometric properties of the NEO-PI-R (including its factor analytic/construct validity) has been severely criticized. (wikipedia.org)
  • Another early personality instrument was the Woodworth Personal Data Sheet, a self-report inventory developed for World War I and used for the psychiatric screening of new draftees. (wikipedia.org)
  • The self-report inventory involves administration of many items requiring respondents to introspectively assess their own personality characteristics. (wikipedia.org)
  • These researchers published three updated versions of their personality inventory in 1985, 1990, and 2005 which are called the NEO PI, NEO PI-R (or Revised NEO PI), and NEO PI-3, respectively. (wikipedia.org)
  • Costa and McCrae renamed their instrument the NEO Personality Inventory (NEO PI). (wikipedia.org)
  • The assessment at this time included six facet sub-scales for the three original factors (N, E, & O). This naming convention continued with the third version, with the Revised NEO Personality Inventory, published in 1990,[citation needed] being referred to as NEO PI-R. Research began to accumulate that indicated that the five factors were sufficiently broad and useful. (wikipedia.org)
  • Scale
  • Children's Global Assessment Scale (C-GAS) Scores the child's level of functioning. (wikipedia.org)
  • Alpha, Beta, Delta and Gamma personality types are conveniently illustrated by a score's placement on a grid defined by the two dimensions - the degree to which the person is norm-favoring or norm-questioning on one dimension (called the v.2 scale), and the degree to which he or she is more externally or internally focused (the v.1 scale). (wikipedia.org)
  • Large-scale longitudinal studies have demonstrated that the most active period of personality development appears to be between the ages of 20-40. (wikipedia.org)
  • For example, the Openness (intellect) scale of Goldberg's International Personality Item Pool is 45 words compared Saucier or Thompson's (2008) 8-word lexical scale for Openness. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1991
  • Cramer is the author of several books including Protecting the Self: Defense Mechanisms in Action (2006), Story Telling, Narrative and the Thematic Apperception Test (1996), The Development of Defense Mechanisms: Theory, Research, and Assessment (1991), and Word Association (1968). (wikipedia.org)
  • individuals
  • For example, most adoption agencies require a psychological evaluation of the individuals while also addressing the quality of the relationship between the parties involved. (psychassocnj.com)
  • Psychobiography aims to understand historically significant individuals, such as artists or political leaders, through the application of psychological theory and research. (wikipedia.org)
  • Its goal is to develop a better understanding of notable individuals by applying psychological theories to their biographies to further explain the motives behind some of the subjects actions and decisions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Personality development is the relatively enduring pattern of thoughts, feelings, and behaviors that distinguish individuals from one another. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many specialists from different fields have a general agreement that early humans saw themselves as a part of the group to which they belonged, rather than seeing themselves as individuals with independent personalities. (wikipedia.org)
  • characteristics
  • This test is thus an attempt to tap into personality factors that arise without exception to some, varying, degree, in all humans regardless of cultural context, and which provide a picture of people's relatively stable tendencies and characteristics, which is as good as any definition for what is loosely termed their unique "personality. (wikipedia.org)
  • scales
  • These scales are called "folk" as they attempt to capture personality themes that should be broadly cross-cultural and easily understood around the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • A major problem with both L-data and Q-data methods is that because of item transparency, rating scales and self-report questionnaires are highly susceptible to motivational and response distortion ranging all the way from lack of adequate self-insight (or biased perceptions of others) to downright dissimulation (faking good/faking bad) depending on the reason/motivation for the assessment being undertaken. (wikipedia.org)
  • clinical
  • Assessments are also an excellent way to follow-up and see where one is making progress, which areas still need work, and if the academic, social, and clinical issues are improving. (drmaker.net)
  • disorder
  • Studies have found other types of illnesses, such as alcoholism, to have a high rate of comorbidity with sadistic personality disorder. (wikipedia.org)
  • Antisocial personality disorder Evil Genes Malignant narcissism Psychopathy Sadism and masochism Schadenfreude Self-defeating personality disorder (masochistic personality disorder) Sexual sadism disorder Zoosadism Hucker, Stephen J. Sadistic Personality Disorder Reidy D.E. (wikipedia.org)
  • theories
  • Classic theories of personality, such as Freud's tripartite theory, and post-Freudian theory, including developmental stage theories and type theories, have often held the perspective that most personality development occurs in childhood, and that personality is stable by the end of adolescence. (wikipedia.org)
  • strengths
  • What are my psychological strengths and challenges that could impact the success of managing my pain? (psychassocnj.com)
  • Part II gives students a broad review of the specific assessment methods used by psychologists, accompanied by specific advice regarding the usage and strengths and weaknesses of each method. (powells.com)
  • tests
  • If you are in the San Diego area, I encourage you to contact me for more information on which psychological and educational tests are most appropriate or to make arrangements for testing for yourself or your family member. (drmaker.net)
  • Dr. Kamphaus has also authored or coauthored 5 books, 2 psychological tests, more than 40 scientific journal articles, and more than 20 book chapters. (powells.com)
  • psychologists
  • Therefore, it follows that comprehensive graduate-level instruction in assessment should be a high priority for educators of psychologists who will work with these youth. (powells.com)
  • test
  • Hernandez's lawyers wants the Patriots to provide medical documents, psychological test results, any drug or alcohol abuse-related records, internal scouting and investigative reports, as well as X-rays, MRIs and CT scans from Hernandez's three years with the organization. (heraldnews.com)
  • The Rorschach test is a psychological test in which subjects' perceptions of inkblots are recorded and then analyzed using psychological interpretation, complex algorithms, or both. (wikipedia.org)
  • French psychologist Alfred Binet had also experimented with inkblots as a creativity test, and, after the turn of the century, psychological experiments where inkblots were utilized multiplied, with aims such as studying imagination and consciousness. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Rorschach never intended the inkblots to be used as a general personality test, but developed them as a tool for the diagnosis of schizophrenia. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was not until 1939 that the test was used as a projective test of personality, a use of which Rorschach had always been skeptical. (wikipedia.org)
  • This first test did not yield the expected results, but Loevinger noted a strong similarity between authoritarian family ideology and the concept of authoritarian personality being developed at UC Berkeley in the early 1960s. (wikipedia.org)
  • motivation
  • Treatment rejection (RXR) measures certain attributes of the respondent that are known to be related to psychological treatment adherence, including motivation, willingness to accept responsibility, and openness to change and new ideas. (wikipedia.org)
  • history
  • According to court documents, the Patriots have nine pages of scouting reports on Hernandez from 2009 to 2010 that consist of his statistics from high school and college, as well as his injury history, athletic ability, assessments of his performance on football assessment drills, comparisons with other NFL prospects, and brief blurbs from scouts about his personality, character and ability to compete in the NFL. (heraldnews.com)
  • theory
  • By applying a theory of personality that consisted of 20 psychogenic needs, Dr. Murray presumed Hitler's personality as "counteractive narcism", and was able to correctly predict the German leader's suicide in the face of his country's defeat. (wikipedia.org)
  • adoption
  • The process of an assessment related to adoption, however, may be primarily driven by that particular adoption agency's needs and required documentation. (psychassocnj.com)
  • social
  • Hernandez, who played for the Patriots from 2010 to 2013, signed a waiver authorizing the team to release his personnel file, including psychological testing and "social worker information," to his lawyers, according to court documents. (heraldnews.com)
  • The evolutionary perspective traces personality and individuality back to when the early humans were learning how to function in complex social groups. (wikipedia.org)
  • These early humans then continued to develop personality and individuality, which stemmed from their group and the social interactions they encountered. (wikipedia.org)
  • Children
  • This textbook provides in-depth instruction for conducting psychoeducational assessments of children in grades K-12 and conveying results through detailed, well-written reports. (springer.com)
  • facets
  • A table of the personality dimensions measured by the NEO PI-R, including facets, is as follows: In the 1970s, Paul Costa and Robert McCrae were researching age-related changes in personality. (wikipedia.org)
  • Validity
  • The International English Mini-Markers has good psychometric validity for assessing openness and other five factor personality model dimensions, both within and, especially, without American populations. (wikipedia.org)
  • five
  • Two examples of statement measures are the NEO PI-R, based on the Five Factor Model, and the HEXACO-PI-R based on the HEXACO model of personality. (wikipedia.org)
  • commonly
  • Based on the lexical hypothesis, Galton estimated the number of adjectives that described personality in the English dictionary Galton's list was eventually refined by Louis Leon Thurstone to 60 words that were commonly used for describing personality at the time. (wikipedia.org)