Hedonic capacity and schizotypy: evidence for the criterion validity of the ACIPS.

@article{Gooding2014HedonicCA,
  title={Hedonic capacity and schizotypy: evidence for the criterion validity of the ACIPS.},
  author={Diane C Gooding and Alex S. Cohen and Madeline Johnson Pflum},
  journal={Comprehensive psychiatry},
  year={2014},
  volume={55 6},
  pages={1455-61}
}
The association between trait hedonic capacity and schizotypal personality traits was examined in a two studies of independent nonclinical samples. In both investigations, hedonic capacity was measured using the 17-item Anticipatory and Consummatory Interpersonal Pleasure Scale (ACIPS). In Study One, the young adults' (n=1345) ACIPS scores were inversely associated with their scores on the Schizotypal Personality Questionnaire (SPQ). In Study Two, two groups of individuals identified on the… CONTINUE READING