Tag: Personality

“multiple” (split), A Film About Dissociative Identity Disorder

We take a look at this Shyamalan psychological thriller about Multiple Personality Disorder. Multiple personality or dissociative identity disorder (DID) has been dealt with in fiction on a recurring basis. The novel “The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde”, by Robert Louis Stevenson, and the film “Psycho”, by Alfred Hitchcock, influenced a large

Harry Stack Sullivan’s Interpersonal Theory

This theory starts from psychoanalysis to understand how relationships affect personality. Harry Stack Sullivan’s interpersonal theory of personality development is one of the best known in the field of psychoanalysis.  In this article we will describe the main concepts and postulates of this model, whose focus on interpersonal relationships significantly influenced later developments in psychotherapy.

Psychopathic Traits In The Human Figure Test

We analyze how people with antisocial disorder draw a human figure. The projective tests are one of the tools psicodiagnóstico most  psychotherapists clinical use. The basis of this is based on the fact that when writing, drawing or speaking, we project different aspects of our  personality, conflicts and even our aspirations unconsciously.  Usually, these tests have

How Are People That Attract And Captivate Us?

Charismatic, smiling, empathetic … what qualities do highly attractive people have? When you meet one of those highly attractive people the energy they give off just makes you want to spend more and more time with them. Attraction provokes desire, intrigue, and facilitates emotional connection. But attractiveness is more than just physical, it is something