Psychological Tests and Measures Developed in the Laboratory

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Tests of People-Centered Intelligences

Mayer-Salovey-Caruso Emotional Intelligence Test 

An ability-based measure of emotional intelligence, now distributed by MHS of Toronto, Canada. Emotional intelligence is defined as the ability to reason about emotions and emotional information. Available in 20-plus languages.

Test of Personal Intelligence (TOPI) 

Versions of the key ability-based test of personal intelligence: An intelligence that concerns understanding personality in oneself and others.

Tests of Mood, Meta-Mood, and Empathy

Brief Mood Introspection Scale 

An open-source* 16-item measure of mood. Versions available in several languages

Multidimensional Emotional Empathy Scale 

An open-source* measure of emotional empathy.

Four Mood Introspection Scale 

An open-source* mood scale that assesses happiness, sadness, anger and fear.

State and Trait Meta-Mood Scales

Measures of people's reflective experiences of their own moods.

Tests of Cognition and Affect

Mood-Congruent Judgment Scales, Forms A and B

The measures of mood-congruent judgment used in Mayer, J. D., & Hanson, E. (1995). Mood-congruent judgment over time. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 21, 237-244.

*Open-source for qualified researchers

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