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Avaliação Psicológica

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AMARAL, Anna Elisa de Villemor et al. A review of expectations for standards for Pfister test. Aval. psicol. [online]. 2003, vol.2, n.2, pp. 185-188. ISSN 1677-0471.

The Pfister's Color Pyramids Test is a psychological assessment instrument created in Swiss in 1951 by Max Pfister and standardized for the Brazilian population in 1978. After 25 years from the latest studie and after some changes in the nuances of colors on the recent edition, the main of this study is to verify the frequency of colors, chromatic syndromes and pyramids shapes of volunteers non-patients from some small cities of São Paulo and Minas Gerais states. To participate on the sample the subjects must had never looked for psychological or psychiatric assistance. The data were statistically analyzed and the descriptive statistics are shown. This study contributes for up to dating the expectations and to the psychological assessment reliability.

Keywords : Pfister's Color Pyramids test; Standardization; Psychological assessment.

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