The Authentic Personality : A Theoretical and Empirical Conceptualization and the Development of the Authenticity Scale

@inproceedings{Wood2008TheAP,
  title={The Authentic Personality : A Theoretical and Empirical Conceptualization and the Development of the Authenticity Scale},
  author={Alex M. Wood and Alex Linley and John Maltby and Michael Baliousis},
  year={2008}
}
This article describes the development of a measure of dispositional authenticity and tests whether authenticity is related to well-being, as predicted by several counseling psychology perspectives. Scales were designed to measure a tripartite conception of authenticity, comprising self-alienation, authentic living, and accepting external influence, which… CONTINUE READING