Psychodiagnostik (Psychodiagnostics) is a page monograph written by Hermann Rorschach in containing the results of his studies on mental patients. Hermann Rorschach was a Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst. His education in art helped One year after writing Psychodiagnostik, Rorschach died of peritonitis, probably resulting from a ruptured appendix. He was still associate director. HERMANN RORSCHACH. PSYCHODIAGNOSTICS. A DIAGNOSTIC TEST BASED ON PERCEPTION. INCLUDING RORSCHACITS PAPER.

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Inthe inkblot test was criticised as pseudoscience and its use was declared controversial. Hermann Rorschach, in his early years, attended Schaffhausen Kantonaleschule in SchaffhausenSwitzerland. As the time of his high school graduation approached, he could not decide between a career in art and one in science.


Rorschach graduated in medicine at Zurich in and at the same time became engaged to Olga Stempelin, a girl from Kazan in the present-day Republic of TatarstanRussia. Psychological Bulletin, 1 Retrieved 8 November All the while Rorschach remained fascinated by Russian culture and, inhe obtained a fellowship opportunity in Russia where he continued to study contemporary psychiatric methods.

The excitement in intellectual ehrmann over psychoanalysis constantly reminded Rorschach of his childhood inkblots. He wrote a letter to the famous German biologist Ernst Haeckel asking his advice. Travel was a large part of his life after medical school, these new adventures led him to new opportunities. Society for Personality Assessment Fiftieth Anniversary. Systematic reviews and meta-analyses of the Comprehensive System.


Neither Lisa nor Wadim had children, and thus Rorschach had no grandchildren or living descendants. This page was last edited on 22 Novemberat From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. While working at the hospital, Rorschach finished his doctoral dissertation in under the eminent psychiatrist Eugen Bleulerwho had taught Carl Jung. Wood and Howard N. What’s wrong with this picture? Retrieved 7 November The Application of the Interpretation of Form to Psychoanalysis.

He was known to his school friends as Klexor “inkblot” since he enjoyed klecksography making fanciful inkblot “pictures”. On a trip to Dijon, France he met a man that taught him about Russian culture.

Psychological Bulletin, 3 Retrieved from ” https: Views Read Edit View history. His method has come to be referred to as the Rorschach Testiterations of which have continued to be used over the years to help identify personality, psychotic, and neurological disorders.

Wondering why different people often saw entirely different things in the same inkblots, he began, while still a medical ;sychodiagnostik, showing inkblots to schoolchildren and analyzing their responses.


Centenary of the birth hermanb Hermann Rorschach. It has been speculated that the book was known to Rorschach. Journal of Personality Assessment48, — For example, inGerman doctor Justinus Kerner had published a popular book of poems, each of which was inspired by an accidental inkblot.


A diagnostic test based on perception P. The couple were married in and lived in Russia until their relocation back to Switzerland, for Rorschach’s work, in Archived from the original on Rorschach continued to refine the test until his premature death at age Wikimedia Commons has media related to Hermann Rorschach.

Hans Huber; distributors for the U. Rorschach lived a short yet successful life while influencing the world of psychology. Standards, accuracy, and questions of bias in Rorschach meta-analyses: The International Rorschach Society.

A major factor that lead Rorschach to differ from his father and not pursue art was that his father passed away while he was still trying psychofiagnostik decide what to study. Torn between the decision to stay in Switzerland or move to Russia, he eventually took a job as first assistant at a Cantonal Mental Hospital.

Hermann Rorschach – Wikipedia

Rorschach’s father, an art teacher, encouraged him to express himself creatively [7] through painting and drawing conventional pictures. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.