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Korean Journal of Clinical Psychology - Vol. 37 , No. 4 , pp.540-557
ISSN: 2733-4538 (Online)
publication date 30 Nov 2018
Received 31 Dec 2017 Revised 14 Aug 2018 Accepted 22 Aug 2018
DOI: https://doi.org/10.15842/kjcp.2018.37.4.007

주제통각검사를 활용한 사회인지와 대상관계 척도 타당화 연구
이종환 1 ; 임종민 2 ; 장문선 2,
1육군사관학교 심리경영학과
2경북대학교 심리학과

Validating the Korean Version of the Social Cognition and Object Relations Scale Using the Thematic Apperception Test
Jonghwan Lee1 ; Jongmin Lim2 ; Mun-Seon Chang2,
1Department of Psychology and Management, Korea Military Academy, Seoul
2Department of Psychology, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea
Correspondence to : Mun-Seon Chang, Department of Psychology, Kyungpook National University, 80 Daehak-ro, Buk-gu, Daegu, Korea; E-mail: moonsun@knu.ac.kr

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사회인지와 대상관계 척도(Social Cognition and Object Relations Scale – Global rating method, SCORS-G)는 이야기 자료를 활용하여 대인관계 기능과 관련된 다양한 인지적, 정서적 측면을 평가하는 채점 체계다. 주제통각검사 도판(1, 2, 3BM, 4, 13MF, 12M, 14)을 활용한 SCORS-G의 타당화를 목적으로 본 연구를 수행하였다. 대학생 215명을 대상으로 성격(병리), 대인관계문제, 인지 및 정서 문제를 알아보는 설문조사와 주제통각검사를 실시한 후, 채점 기준에 따라 평정한 결과를 바탕으로 SCORS-G의 신뢰도와 타당도를 검증하였다. SCORS-G의 8가지 차원에 관한 평정자 간 신뢰도는 대체로 양호한 수준으로 나타났다. 이론적 배경과 선행 연구에 기반하여 인지적, 정서적 요인으로 구성된 2-요인모형을 설정하고 타당도를 검증한 결과, 모형 적합도가 만족할 만한 수준으로 나타나 SCORS-G의 요인구조가 타당함을 확인하였다. SCORS-G의 인지적, 정서적 요인은 다양한 성격 및 정신병리, 성격특성(Big-5), 대인관계문제, 인지왜곡 및 정서조절곤란과 통계적으로 유의한 관련이 있는 것으로 나타났다. 본 연구와 선행 연구의 결과를 종합하여 SCORS-G의 임상적 활용 방법과 해석지침을 제시하였으며, 연구의 함의와 한계를 논의에서 다루었다.


The Social Cognition and Object Relations Scale-Global rating method (SCORS-G) is a coding system that assesses the cognitive and emotional aspects of interpersonal functioning in narrative materials. This study aimed to validate the Korean version of the SCORS-G using card from the Thematic Apperception Test (1, 2, 3BM, 4, 13MF, 12M, 14). The Personality Assessment Inventory, NEO-Five Factor Inventory, Inventory of Interpersonal Problems, Interpersonal Cognitive Distortions Scale, Difficulties in Emotional Regulation Scale, and Thematic Apperception Test (TAT) were administered to 215 undergraduate students. The reliability and validity of the SCORS-G were tested by rating TAT protocols according to the scoring criteria. The level of interrater reliability for 8 dimensions of the SCORS-G was mostly acceptable. Based on existing literature, we established a two-factor model consisting of the cognitive and emotional factors and verified a model fit using confirmatory factor analysis. As a result, the model fit was good, which suggests that the factor structure of the SCORS-G is valid. Furthermore, the cognitive and emotional factors of the SCORS-G had a significant correlation with various psychopathologies, personality traits (Big-5), interpersonal problems, cognitive distortion, and emotional dysregulation. We provide an interpretation guideline for the clinical utility of SCORS-G based on the present and previous studies, and discuss the clinical implications and limitations of this study.

Keywords: TAT, social cognition, object relations, psychopathology, interpersonal problem
키워드: 주제통각검사, 사회인지, 대상관계, 정신병리, 대인관계문제


This paper was funded by a publication grant from the Hwarangdae Institute, Korea Military Academy.

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