April 01, 2009
AJP CME Course for April 2009: Can Clinicians Recognize DSM-IV Personality Disorders From Five-Factor Model Descriptions of Patient Cases?

Self-Assessment Quiz - Expired

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The FFM proposal for psychopathology involves which of the following procedures for characterizing personality types?
How frequently did participants give correct diagnoses when prototypic cases were presented in the DSM-IV and FFM styles?
This study tested whether FFM descriptors are specific enough to allow practicing clinicians to capture core features of personality disorders. Which of the following reflects their conclusions?