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Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
5349
Program Year/Program:
1986 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
5349
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
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Research Psychologists Press
1110 Military Street Po Box 984 Port Huron, MI 48061
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Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1986
Title: THE LONG-TERM GOAL OF THIS PROJECT IS THE DEVELOPMENT OF A COMPUTER-BASED TAILORED ASSESSMENT TECHNIQUE FOR APPRAISING PSYCHOPATHOLOGICAL DIMENSIONS OF PERSONALITY.
Agency: HHS
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $50,000.00
 

Abstract:

THE LONG-TERM GOAL OF THIS PROJECT IS THE DEVELOPMENT OF A COMPUTER-BASED TAILORED ASSESSMENT TECHNIQUE FOR APPRAISING PSYCHOPATHOLOGICAL DIMENSIONS OF PERSONALITY. AN ITEM POOL IN EXCESS OF 4,000 ITEMS IS ENVISAGED, SPANNING SEVERAL DOZEN DIMENSIONS OF PSYCHOPATHOLOGY AND ORGANIZED HIERARCHI-CALLY. FROM THIS POOL APPROXIMATELY 300 TO 400 ITEMS WOULD BE SELECTED AS MOST RELEVANT TO A RESPONDENT'S PERSONALITY, BASED ON PREVIOUS RESPONSES IN COMBINATION WITH DEMOGRAPHIC AND BASE-RATE INFORMATION. THE PRESENT FEASIBILITY RESEARCHWILL BE COMPRISED OF TWO STUDIES, ONE DEALING WITH THE QUES-TION OF THE NUMBER OF ITEMS REQUIRED FOR RELIABLE DECISIONS REGARDING THE PRESENCE OF AN ELEVATED SCALE SCORE, THE SECOND DESIGNED TO DEVELOP AND STUDY SEQUENTIAL-HIERARCHICALTAILORED TESTING IN THE DOMAIN OF DEPRESSION AND RELATED AFFECTIVE DISORDERS. THIS INCLUDES THE DEVELOPMENT AND TESTING OF NECESSARY SOFTWARE AND THE APPRAISAL OF RELIABIL-ITY AND ACCURACY OF CLASSIFICATION.

Principal Investigator:

Douglas n jackson
PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR
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Research Psychologists Press
1110 Military Street Po Box 984 Port Huron, MI 48061

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