PSY 380: Test 2 Study GuideWhat is the main purpose of projective technique?
Describe the 2 major projective techniques and how they meet this purpose.Thematic Apperception Test (TAT): *Less ambiguous then Rorschach Test*Taps interpersonal issues in particular*Person is asked to create a story about a picture—What is happening? What happened before? What happens afterward? What are the feelings?Rorschach Interpretation:*Content & Themes*Color = emotions awareness and control*Texture = affection needs*Interpersonal elements*What do these inkblots look like to you or remind you of? After going through the 10
What are the criticisms of projective techniques?
Describe the psychoanalytical view of pathology using the terms fixation, regression, conflict, defense mechanism, symptoms, and how symptoms arise.