The revised neo personality inventory (neo-pi—r) is a measure of the 5-factor model developed on volunteer samples in the united states to examine its validity in a non-western, psychiatric sample, an existing chinese translation was modified for use in the people's republic of china (prc) the instrument was administered to 2,000 psychiatric in- and outpatients at 13 sites throughout the prc. This article examines a range of topics that impact cross-cultural validity in psychological assessments more generally, with particular attention to the issues most relevant for forensic assessment (eg, clinical interviewing, diagnostic assessment, and psychological testing. Bias in psychological assessment an empirical review and recommendations cecil r reynolds and lisa a suzuki in cross-cultural assessment (van de vijver & tanzer, 2004) minority objections to tests to measure the characteristic of interest theory and prac. Jpa's topics include best practices in assessment, cross-cultural assessment, differential diagnoses, and validity studies of major and new measures of relevance to psychoeducational assessment all areas of psychological and educational assessment are addressed that focus on key individual differences factors including intelligence.
Cross cultural adaptability inventory (ccai) a self-assessment questionnaire that measures an individual's adaptability in four dimensions that may affect his or her ability to have a successful experience in another culture. A department of psychology, tilburg university, po box 90153 5000 le, tilburg, this article will discuss bias and equivalence in cross-cultural assessment we will start with taxonomy of bias and equivalence (cf van de vijver and leung, 1997a,b)a lot of equivalence of measures (or lack of bias) is a prere. This article provides a brief review of recent cross-cultural research on personality traits at both individual and culture levels, highlighting the relevance of recent findings for psychiatry and other measures have established that all five factors have strong genetic bases, psychological assessment resources: odessa, fl 1992.
Cross-cultural assessment of psychological trauma and ptsd addresses key issues in the field to help fill this knowledge gap focusing equally on theoretical concepts, culturally valid assessment methods, and cultural adaptation in trauma and resilience, 29 experts present the cutting edge of research and strategies. Relationship of cross-cultural adaptability and emotional intelligence, 3 the cross-cultural adaptability inventory (ccai) (kelley and meyers, 1995) was developed to enhance the assessment of cross-cultural adaptability. Ccsi measure (using a total of 184 cross-cultural smes) were developing (a) the scenarios and (b) the response alternatives, (c) the content analysis, and (d) establishing construct validity findings – the results from the content analysis and construct validation provide support for the. Indeed, with some exceptions, most of the psychological tests and assessment scales used with different ethnocultural groups cited in the literature have not considered cultural measurement equivalence and item bias possibilities.
Cq assessments our cq assessments measure an individual’s capability for working and relating across cultures participants complete the assessment online and receive a personalized feedback report that compares their cq with the worldwide norms, helps them interpret the feedback, and guides them through the process of creating a personal cq. The cpai has been used in hundreds of studies on chinese personality structure and cross-cultural comparisons of various dimensions of personality some of the indigenous dimensions were found to be relevant also to non-chinese cultures and the cpai was renamed cross-cultural personality assessment inventory. Factorsthattendtopredictnon5perseveringmissionaries: 5 psychologicalsymptomatology,includingmooddisorders 5 familybackgroundthatcontributestoaweak. Adaptation and testing of psychosocial assessment instruments for cross-cultural use: an example from the thailand burma border local testing of the reliability and validity of psychological measures in non-western settings is an ongoing challenge, particularly in low-resource contexts cross-cultural validity and reliability testing of.
A central methodological aspect of cross-cultural assessment is the interpretability of intergroup differences: do scores obtained by subjects from different cultural groups have the same psychological meaning. Issues in cross-cultural psychological assessment’ (australian psychologist, 2009) and the standards for educational and psychological testing (1999), for further guidance on these and other similar issues. This book provides an overview of issues and techniques relevant to the development of cross-cultural measures and provides a step-by-step approach to the assessment of cross-cultural equivalence of measurement properties. Measuring personality and values across cultures: imported versus indigenous measures abstract cross-cultural studies of personality have shown cultural similarities and differences.
Assessing intercultural competence: a review by marissa r lombardi, bentley university the cross-cultural adaptability inventory (ccai), cross-cultural world-mindedness scale (ccwms), is a self-assessment tool that measures how inter-cultural sojourners change over time the. Cross-cultural assessment of psychological trauma and ptsd international and cultural psychology series series editor: anthony marsella,university of hawaii, honolulu, hawaii measures for cross-cultural research as well as clinical protocols, field-based process models, and qualitative methods of assessment hoshmand. Guide to psychological assessment with hispanics editor lorraine benuto t the above has in part contributed to the awareness of cross-cultural psy-chopathology as a growing concern in the þ eld of psychology, and some used and/or frequently researched assessment measures and to provide.
An overview on issues of cross-cultural research and back-translation geisinger (1994) raised some issues regarding cross-cultural assessment by using translation and adaptation of an instrument the following are the descriptions and some suggestions of each issue: european journal of psychological assessment, 17(3), 164-172. The implications for psychological assessment of this change procedures to enhance the validity of measures for all groups involved and on procedures to examine validity bias with cross-cultural assessment he emphasised the importance of home environment, schooling, and nutrition and other factors on. In this substudy of the measurement and treatment research to improve cognition in schizophrenia we examined qualitative feedback on the cross-cultural adaptability of 4 intermediate measures of functional outcome (independent living scales, ucsd performance-based skills assessment, test of adaptive behavior in schizophrenia, and cognitive assessment interview. Cultural heritage assessment culture is defined as, “the behaviors and beliefs characteristics of a particular society, or ethnic group, which differentiate one society or ethnic group from another.