personality assessment

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Noun1.personality assessment - a questionnaire that is supposed to yield a description of a person's personality traits; "a personality inventory is a direct test of personality, as contrasted with a projective test"
personality test - any test that is intended to assess personality
questionnaire - a form containing a set of questions; submitted to people to gain statistical information
self-report inventory, self-report personality inventory - a personality inventory in which a person is asked which of a list of traits and characteristics describe her or him or to indicate which behaviors and hypothetical choices he or she would make
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This includes personality assessment screenings to determine each individual's risk tolerance and willingness to take on challenges.
Psychodiagnostics and Personality Assessment: A Handbook (2nd ed.).
Criminal profilers and mental health professionals experienced in personality assessment also provided instruction for the team.
He had a strong belief that vocational counselors should possess a strong background in occupational information and labor market trends, and that knowledge of these areas was as important as knowledge of personality assessment (Olshansky and Hart, 1967).
Rorschach is the most widely used projective technique for personality assessment (Piotrowski, Sherry, & Keller, 1985).
Everything DiSC is a research-validated a personality assessment that helps individuals understand themselves and others, saving time, energy, and money.
They describe measures available in Spanish; how Mexican personality assessment and documents replicate US results; psychological testing in Puerto Rico; Spanish-language adaptations of English-language intelligence tests; issues related to intelligence testing with Spanish-speaking clients; the evaluation of intelligence and learning disability; neuropsychological testing; clinical assessment of Hispanic youth diagnosed with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder; clinical interviews; assessment of personality, cultural values, anxiety, depression, and sexual orientation and gender identity; and culturally informed psychosocial stress assessment.
Kluemper and Rosen (2009) suggested that with training in personality assessment, social network sites like Facebook can be effectively utilized for personality profiling.
The work group proposed an entirely separate system of personality assessment, unrelated to the syndrome recognition system from DSM-IV-TR, in which clinicians are asked to rate individual patients on each of five "personality trait domains" (negative affectivity, detachment, antagonism, disinhibition, and psychoticism).
He covers psychometric tests for visual logic, numerical insight, verbal concepts, form recognition, extrapolation (which replaces the organizational skills test from the previous edition), technical and analytical skills, personality assessment, and career analysis, with sample tests, an occupational index and career agenda planner, and explanations of answers.
ERIC Descriptors: Cost Effectiveness; Psychological Characteristics; Psychological Needs; Personality Change; Personality Measures; Computer Simulation; Rating Scales; Schematic Studies; Personality Assessment; Personality Traits; Psychological Studies; Vignettes; Pretests Posttests; Attribution Theory; Value Judgment