Posts Tagged 'Sensation Seeking Scale'

From the APS Convention: When Chaos Comes Home

Alexander P. Kempe of Metropolitan State University presented his research “When Chaos Comes Home” during Poster Session I at the 24th APS Annual Convention.

Alexander P. Kempe
Metropolitan State University

Kasandra Danielson
Metropolitan State University

Kerry S. Kleyman
Metropolitan State University

Soldiers have always struggled with readjusting to life after war. The current study evaluated over 400 soldiers using Zuckerman’s Sensation Seeking Scale and Courbasson’s Reflective Activity Scale. As expected, results indicated significantly higher sensation seeking for combat versus non-combat soldiers. Discussion included future studies and suggestions for treatment.