Abstract. BLAYA, Carolina et al. Brazilian-Portuguese version of the Defense Style Questionnaire (DSQ) for defense mechanisms measure: a preliminary. O objetivo desse estudo é o de descrever o processo de tradução e adaptação do Defense Style Questionnaire (DSQ) versão em português e avaliar a. The item version of the Defense Style Questionnaire (DSQ) is a widely used clinicians independently attributed each item of the DSQ to a defense .

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The students come from different schools of Athens, Crete and Ioannina, Greece.

Two defenses, sublimation and rationalization, failed to contribute to this factor. Open in a separate window.

These are in line with those reported in fsq original study Andrews et al. The French version of the Defense Style Questionnaire. Sticking to the task at hand keeps me from feeling depressed or anxious.

Suppression matureand autistic-fantasy immature. Possibly, boys fail to acknowledge some aspects of external reality denial, dissociation while girls seem to reside to less pathological defense mechanisms. Se eu estivesse passando por uma crise, eu me aproximaria de pessoas que tivessem o mesmo problema.

Please review our privacy policy. The first had a double loading on two factors with loadings of. I work out my anxiety through doing something constructive and creative ssq painting or woodwork. The defense mechanisms of homophobic adolescent males: Validating the self-report of queshionnaire styles. Scores for defense mechanisms and defense styles are formed by averaging the ratings for relevant items.

The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, — The authors have declared that no competing interests exist. Quando estou deprimido ou ansioso, comer faz com que eu me sinta melhor.

Defense Style Questionnaire

In a sample of adolescent psychiatric outpatients aged years defejse age-matched and gender-matched controls they yielded four factors corresponding to four defense styles: The American Journal of Psychiatry3— Research has indicated that defense styles measured by the DSQ are associated with questionanire adjustment questjonnaire psychopathology Pour et al. In the first analysis, it was found that Immature, Mature, Image-distorting and Neurotic factors were entered as predictor variables and Psychological Well-being as predicting variable.

The relation of choice of ego mechanisms of defense to adult adjustment. The findings support a four-factor solution as the most adequate for our data.

Issues of anonymity and confidentiality were particularly highlighted, along with the voluntary dq in the study. When I have to face a difficult situation, I try to imagine what it will be like and plan ways to cope with it.

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— The determination of defense style by questionnaire.

Natural history of male psychological health: Our results indicate that the DSQ is appropriate for use in late childhood. Contributed by The first two authors have contributed equally to the paper.

Often I find that I don’t feel anything when the situation would seem to warrant strong emotions. Strength to this suggestion is lent by the negative relationship between immature defenses with well-being and parental acceptance. Her current research interests concern learning, understanding, students’ experiences of teaching, stress, academic emotions and emotion regulation in higher education.

Journal of Youth and Adolescence29 3— The use of exploratory factor analysis and principal components analysis in communication research. Eu resolvo mais as coisas sonhando acordado do que na vida real. However, when focusing on particular defenses this was the case only for anticipation previous studies indicate a higher score in suppression while for two image-distorting defense mechanisms, namely denial and dissociation.

The Kaiser criterion, which recommends that the number of factors be equivalent to the number of eigenvalues greater than 1, suggested five factors. If I were in a crisis, I would seek out another person who had the same problem. High scores signify that respondents view themselves in very positive terms in diverse areas of functioning.

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Defense Style Questionnaire

Moreover, the 6th grade students, in a possible attempt to bypass the complex and painful task of working through depressive anxieties Waddell,scored higher in three immature and one image-distorting defense, namely, passive aggression, displacement, splitting and dissociation, respectively. The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease298— To our knowledge, the only recent study focusing on the factor structure of the DSQ Saint-Martin et al. The exploration of the psychometric properties of the relevant scales in young age samples is limited and mainly reported in the discrimination between clinical and non-clinical samples.

Method Participants Two hundred and sixty-five children and early adolescents took part in this study, of which A new instrument for the measurement of defenses in adults and adolescents. Up to date, the concept dominates mainly in psychopathology and psychiatric research on adults. Comparing two self-report measures of coping: Although commonly used, the DSQ has not been validated in early adolescent populations.

Psychoanalysis and the growth of the personality.