Personality and the Meta-Structure of Psychopathology
Robert Krueger, PhD
Hathaway Distinguished Professor and Distinguished McKnight University Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota
Empirical modeling of psychopathology identifies coherent spectra. These spectra transcend constructs traditionally conceptualized as “personality” vs. “psychopathology.” Progress in delineating biological—including genetic—correlates involves a process of interweaving biological indicators with the empirically-derived phenotypic structure of psychopathology.