Bookmark and Share

Characterization and indicative of personality disorder in university students

Caracterização e indicativos de transtorno de personalidade em estudantes de uma universidade
[journal article]

Savaris, Camila de Oliveira do Amaral; Stumm, Eniva Miladi Fernandes; Loro, Marli Maria; Kirchner, Rosane Maria; Kolankiewicz, Adriane Cristina Bernat

fulltextDownloadDownload full text

(303 KByte)

Citation Suggestion

Please use the following Persistent Identifier (PID) to cite this document:http://nbn-resolving.de/urn:nbn:de:0168-ssoar-330355

Further Details
Abstract Objective: Evaluates the personality of Administration students at night of a University in the northwest of Rio Grande do Sul, looking from the identification of personality traits and indicative of disorders of it. Method: Quantitative, descriptive, conducted from April to June of 2010. It used a sociodemographic questionnaire and a neuroticism scale factor – it investigates vulnerability, psychosocial disturbance, anxiety and depression. Results: The prevalence of leisure activities, that are related with welfare and quality of life. In the personality evaluation was found that most of the students showed expected scores in the four dimensions evaluated, what means that they do not show disorders symptoms. Conclusion: A large percentage of students showed scores that were not expected in the four dimensions evaluated, indicating that important symptoms are experienced eventually
Keywords student; university; Brazil; health status; mental health; personality; mental disorder; quality of life; health care
Classification Psychological Disorders, Mental Health Treatment and Prevention
Free Keywords health profile; health evaluation; determination of personality.
Document language Portugese
Publication Year 2013
Page/Pages p. 3411-3420
Journal Revista de Pesquisa: Cuidado é Fundamental Online, 5 (2013) 1
ISSN 2175-5361
Status Published Version; peer reviewed
Licence Free Digital Peer Publishing Licence