Online Alexithymia Questionnaire




 

Result



The result of the questionnaire should just give you some hints regarding Alexithymia and by no means can replace medical diagnoses or advice!

Test Results: 100 Points



Possible alexithymia: You show some alexithymic traits. If you are interested in Alexithymia we would be happy to have you as a regular visitor on our pages.

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Detailed Results



Your result is broken down into various factors to give you some insight into your result.

Category: Difficulty Identifying Feelings: 10 Points <15 - 18>
In this category you show no alexithymic traits.

Category: Difficulty Describing Feelings: 9 Points <10 - 12>
In this category you show no alexithymic traits.

Category: Vicarious Interpretation of Feelings: 6 Points <8 - 9>
In this category you show no alexithymic traits.

Category: Externally-Oriented Thinking: 18 Points <18 - 21>
In this category you show some alexithymic traits.

Category: Restricted Imaginative Processes: 28 Points <18 - 21>
In this category you show high alexithymic traits.

Category: Problematic Interpersonal Relationships: 20 Points <15 - 18>
In this category you show high alexithymic traits.

Category: Sexual Difficulties and Disinterest: 9 Points <10 - 12>
In this category you show no alexithymic traits.



ALEXITHYMIA .us .org .com .info Terms/Impressum
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Alexithymia is a personality construct characterized by the inability to identify and describe emotions in the self. Core characteristics of alexithymia are marked dysfunction in emotional awareness, social attachment, and interpersonal relationship.

Alexithymia is prevalent in approximately 10% of the general population and is known to be comorbid with a number of psychiatric conditions. Due the inability to cope with feelings and emotions as described in psychology there are counseling services to establish mental health.

Psychologist have argued that the alexithymia construct is strongly related to the concepts of psychological mindedness and emotional intelligence.

Alexithymia - emotional blindness - is a personal trait which affects roughly 10% of the population.

Alexithymia describes the difficulty of people to perceive and describe emotions of others and themselves. Most persons concerned are not aware about this deficit and usually they are just recognizing it in contact with others, especially close friends, within their family or their partner.

These pages should deliver additional information about Alexithymia and offer information for affected persons, relatives and generally interested people.