Levenson's Self-Report Psychopathy Scale (LSRP)

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Levenson's Self-Report Psychopathy Scale (LSRP)

A self-report measure of psychopathy using 26 4-point likert items developed by Levenson et al (1995).
Duration: 2.5 minutes
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Levenson, M. R., Kiehl, K. A., & Fitzpatrick, C. M. (1995). Assessing psychopathic attributes in a noninstitutionalised population. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 68, 151–158.

Lynam, D., Whiteside, S., & Jones, S. (1999). Self-Reported Psychopathy: A Validation Study. Journal of Personality Assessment, 73(1), 110-132.

Miller, Joshua D., Gaughan, Eric T., & Pryor, Lauren R. (2008). The Levenson Self-Report Psychopathy Scale: An Examination of the Personality Traits and Disorders Associated with the LSRP Factors. Assessment, 15(4), 450-463.

Sellbom, M. (2011). Elaborating on the Construct Validity of the Levenson Self-Report Psychopathy Scale in Incarcerated and Non-Incarcerated Samples. Law and Human Behavior, 35(6), 440-451.

Gummelt, Anestis, & Carbonell. (2012). Examining the Levenson Self Report Psychopathy Scale using a Graded Response Model. Personality and Individual Differences, 53(8), 1002-1006.

Tsang, S., Salekin, R., Coffey, C., & Cox, J. (2017). A Comparison of Self-Report Measures of Psychopathy Among Nonforensic Samples Using Item Response Theory Analyses. Psychological Assessment, Psychological Assessment, 2017.