Essays about: "psykopatiska personlighetsdrag"

Found 5 essays containing the words psykopatiska personlighetsdrag.

  1. 1. Confronting the Unknown: Pain Catastrophizing, Emotion Regulation, Psychopathy, and Associations With Uncertainty

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för juridik, psykologi och socialt arbete; Örebro universitet/Institutionen för juridik, psykologi och socialt arbete

    Author : Gabriel Björk; Sebastian Sand; [2018]
    Keywords : intolerance of uncertainty; beads task; cold pressor test; emotion regulation; pain catastrophizing; psychopathic traits; Intolerans mot osäkerhet; Beads Task; kallvattentest; känsloreglering; smärtkatastrofiering; psykopatiska personlighetsdrag;

    Abstract : Intolerance of uncertainty concerns how one views and reacts touncertainty, where one who’s highly intolerant would find it verydiscomforting when confronted with uncertain situations. The purposeof this study was to examine the associations between intolerance ofuncertainty, pain catastrophizing, emotion regulation andpsychopathic traits. READ MORE

  2. 2. Can Psychopathic Traits Predict Different Roles in Bullying: Perpetration or Victimization

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för juridik, psykologi och socialt arbete; Örebro universitet/Institutionen för juridik, psykologi och socialt arbete

    Author : Daniel Backe; Johan Dankvardt; [2018]
    Keywords : Adolescence; bullying; psychopathy; antisocial personality; Ungdomar; psykopati; mobbning; personlighetsstörning;

    Abstract : Bullying and being a victim of bullying have serious consequences for adolescents. Why do adolescents bully others and why do some become victims, could it be because of their personalities or maybe even problematic personality traits. READ MORE

  3. 3. Genetic and Environmental Influences on Psychopathic Personality Traits : A Meta-Analytic Review

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för juridik, psykologi och socialt arbete; Örebro universitet/Institutionen för juridik, psykologi och socialt arbete

    Author : Anna Meehan; Henrik Evertsson; [2013]
    Keywords : psychopathy; heritability; genetic; twin study; meta-analysis; psykopati; heritabilitet; genetik; tvillingstudie; meta-analys;

    Abstract : To understand the etiology of psychopathic personality traits and thus in the long run to be able to develop successful prevention, a first step is to find out what role genetic and environmental effects play. A meta-review of 15 twin studies (N=26, 981), was conducted to estimate the magnitude of genetic and environmental influences on psychopathic personality traits. READ MORE

  4. 4. Impulsivity, irresponsibility, alcohol and substance use differ between “unsuccessful” and “successful” individuals with high levels of psychopathic personality traits

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för juridik, psykologi och socialt arbete; Örebro universitet/Institutionen för juridik, psykologi och socialt arbete

    Author : Matilda Hansson; Sara Rosengren; [2013]
    Keywords : Psychopathy; successful; unsuccessful; crime; Psykopati; lyckade; misslyckade; brott;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to investigate what distinguishes psychopaths who commit crimes ("unsuccessful"), and psychopaths who do not commit crimes ("successful"). Most previous research has focused on neurobiological risk factors, while social and psychosocial factors have been studied to a lesser extent. READ MORE

  5. 5. Measuring Psychopathic Core Traits in Children : Re-examining the Validity of the Child Problematic Traits Inventory

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för beteende-, social- och rättsvetenskap; Örebro universitet/Institutionen för beteende-, social- och rättsvetenskap

    Author : Helena Lenke; Sofia Olsen; [2008]
    Keywords : Psychopathy; core traits; children; conduct problems.;

    Abstract : This study re-examines whether a new instrument, Child Problematic Traits Inventory, can assess core traits of psychopathy in children. A sample of 309, 3-5 year olds, (mean age 4 ), were recruited from 3 medium sized Swedish communities. READ MORE