G Scott Acton

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Depression and stages of change for smoking in psychiatric outpatients
    G S Acton
    Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0984, USA
    Addict Behav 26:621-31. 2001
  2. ncbi Interpersonal personality measures show circumplex structure based on new psychometric criteria
    G Scott Acton
    Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0984, USA
    J Pers Assess 79:446-71. 2002
  3. ncbi Measurement of impulsivity in a hierarchical model of personality traits: implications for substance use
    G Scott Acton
    Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0984, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 38:67-83. 2003
  4. doi Differential item functioning of the English and Chinese versions of the Fagerstrom Test for Nicotine Dependence
    Hiroyuki Yamada
    Graduate School of Education, University of California, Berkeley, BEAR Center, 2000 Center Street, Suite 301, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Addict Behav 34:125-33. 2009
  5. ncbi A conceptual and psychometric framework for distinguishing categories and dimensions
    Paul De Boeck
    Department of Psychology, K U Leuven, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Psychol Rev 112:129-58. 2005

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi Depression and stages of change for smoking in psychiatric outpatients
    G S Acton
    Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0984, USA
    Addict Behav 26:621-31. 2001
    ....
  2. ncbi Interpersonal personality measures show circumplex structure based on new psychometric criteria
    G Scott Acton
    Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0984, USA
    J Pers Assess 79:446-71. 2002
    ..In corroboration of interpersonal theory, all showed circumplex structure...
  3. ncbi Measurement of impulsivity in a hierarchical model of personality traits: implications for substance use
    G Scott Acton
    Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0984, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 38:67-83. 2003
    ..It is argued that certain findings in experimental, cross-sectional, and longitudinal research using these measures point to the importance of impulsivity as a temperamental vulnerability factor for substance use...
  4. doi Differential item functioning of the English and Chinese versions of the Fagerstrom Test for Nicotine Dependence
    Hiroyuki Yamada
    Graduate School of Education, University of California, Berkeley, BEAR Center, 2000 Center Street, Suite 301, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Addict Behav 34:125-33. 2009
    ..Further analysis revealed that the reliabilities of two dimensions did not meet the commonly accepted standard. Suggestions were made to improve scale reliabilities of the FTND...
  5. ncbi A conceptual and psychometric framework for distinguishing categories and dimensions
    Paul De Boeck
    Department of Psychology, K U Leuven, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Psychol Rev 112:129-58. 2005
    ..Empirical applications to personality disorders, attitudes toward capital punishment, and stages of cognitive development illustrate the approach...