METHODOLOGICAL ARTICLE: A Brief Taxometrics Primer

@article{Beauchaine2007METHODOLOGICALAA,
  title={METHODOLOGICAL ARTICLE: A Brief Taxometrics Primer},
  author={T. Beauchaine},
  journal={Journal of Clinical Child \& Adolescent Psychology},
  year={2007},
  volume={36},
  pages={654 - 676}
}
  • T. Beauchaine
  • Published 2007
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology
Taxometric procedures provide an empirical means of determining which psychiatric disorders are typologically distinct from normal behavioral functioning. Although most disorders reflect extremes along continuously distributed behavioral traits, identifying those that are discrete has important implications for accurate diagnosis, effective treatment, early identification of risk, and improved understanding of etiology. This article provides (a) brief descriptions of the conceptual bases of… Expand

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