Storytelling techniques are a popular projective approach for assessing many aspects of a person's personality, such as cognitive processes, emotional functioning, and self-regulation. Written by Hedwig Teglasi, a leading researcher of the Thematic Apperception Test (TAT) and other storytelling techniques, Essentials of TAT and Other Storytelling Assessments, Second Edition is that source. The new edition is fully revised and updated to reflect the current research supporting storytelling techniques. This is a resource every school psychologist, clinical psychologist, and child psychologist should own.
HEDWIG TEGLASI, PhD, ABPP, is a Professor in the Department of Counseling and Personnel Services, University of Maryland, College Park. She is a Fellow of the APA and SPA, and has published journal articles, book chapters, and books on topics relevant to personality and temperament. Dr. Teglasi has served as an Associate Editor of the School Psychology Quarterly.
Series Preface. Acknowledgments. One Overview. Two Essentials of Storytelling Administration. Three: Essentials of Storytelling Interpretation. Four Essentials of TAT Assessment of Cognition. Five: Essentials of TAT Assessment of Emotion. Six Essentials of TAT Assessment of Object Relations. Seven Essentials of TAT Assessment of Motivation and Self-Regulation. Eight Essentials of the Children s Apperception Test and Other Storytelling Methods for Children. Nine Strengths and Weaknesses of Storytelling Assessment Techniques. Ten Storytelling in the Assessment Battery. References. Annotated Bibliography. Index. About the Author.