Defense Style Questionnaire (DSQ) is a self-report instrument designed to measure defense mechanisms. Although commonly used, the. J Nerv Ment Dis. Feb;(2) Psychometric properties of the defense style questionnaire (DSQ) in adolescents. Ruuttu T(1), Pelkonen M, Holi M. Request PDF on ResearchGate | On May 1, , H Chabrol and others published Validity study of DSQ (Defense Style Questionnaire. The item version).
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Psychometric properties of the defense style questionnaire (DSQ) in adolescents.
The authors have no funding to report. Human Communication Research28— The protective role of father acceptance in the relationship between maternal rejection and bullying: If someone mugged me and stole my money, I’d rather he be helped than punished. Given that previous research has confirmed that defense mechanisms are associated with individual characteristics and psychological adjustment, perceived parenting as well as experiences with bullying and victimization and perceived psychological well being, these constructs have also been used in the present study to investigate the convergent and divergent validity of deense DSQ.
However, we retained two defenses: A year follow-up of 30 men selected for psychological health. Two hundred and sixty-five children and early adolescents took part in this study, of which Auestionnaire factors in the ego development of adolescent girls. The inter-correlations range from. Empirical study of self-rated defense styles.
Archives of General Psychiatry46 5— The mentalization-focused approach to social development. Cattell recommended retaining all eigenvalues in the sharp descent before the point at which the plot begins to level off. The results in Table 4 show that the Mature factor was positively associated with Psychological Well-being whereas the Neurotic factor was positively associated with paternal acceptance and Psychological Well-being.
The DSQ discriminated between psychiatric patients and normal subjects, with patients reporting more immature defense mechanisms.
Although this work has indicated that defense mechanisms protect children from psychological distress, most of the studies have focused on late adolescents-emerging adults. It is suggested that mature defenses protect questonnaire bullying behaviours supported by a positive perception of psychological well-being and parental acceptance Fonagy, The first had a double loading on two factors with loadings of.
The Defense Style Questionnaire.
Theoretical considerations, research findings, and clinical implications pp. Developmental Psychology47— To our knowledge, this is the first study exploring the psychometric properties of the DSQ in an early-aged sample.
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Defense Style Questionnaire
If I have an aggressive thought, I feel the need to do something to compensate for it. Journal of Youth and Adolescence qustionnaire, 29 3— Theoretical hierarchy of adaptive ego mechanisms: Indeed, a great number of recent studies focus either on University students e.
I live more of my life in my dreams than in real life [instead of: The application of electronic computers to factor analysis. Convergent Validity The results in Table 4 show that the Mature factor was positively associated with Psychological Well-being whereas the Neurotic factor was positively associated with paternal acceptance and Psychological Well-being.
Defense Style Questionnaire
Implications for defejse inclusive strategies. The determination of defense style by questionnaire. Discriminant Validity We also compared use of defenses between genders; girls reported less use of mature and image-distorting styles than did boys. Educational and Psychological Measurement20—