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Head Well

Integrative Psychiatry & Wellness

 Head Well Integrative Psychiatry

Personality Assessment

Personality Assessment services offered in Eugene and Portland, OR

Your personality dramatically influences your mental health, affecting how you respond to stress, engage in relationships, and navigate life’s challenges. At Head Well in Eugene and Portland, Oregon, April Dvorak, PMHNP-BC, and her team provide thorough personality assessments to develop personalized treatment plans for your mental health. Call today or schedule a telehealth appointment online to learn more. You can also schedule an in-person visit in Eugene or Portland.

Personality Assessment Q&A

What is a personality assessment?

A personality assessment is a structured evaluation used in mental health care. It evaluates your distinct personality traits, characteristics, and behavioral patterns. April and her team conduct these assessments to better understand your unique personality and how it influences your thoughts, emotions, and behaviors.

By integrating the results of a personality assessment into an overall mental health evaluation, April and her team can better grasp your psychological makeup. This understanding enables them to tailor their treatment approach to meet your specific needs, ultimately leading to more effective, personalized mental health care.

What can a personality assessment reveal?

A personality assessment can reveal many insights into your personality traits, characteristics, and behavioral patterns. The key revelations that can come from a personality assessment include:

Personality type

This evaluation helps determine your dominant personality type — introverted or extroverted, analytical or creative.

Behavioral tendencies

Personality assessments can highlight patterns in behavior, decision-making, and interactions with others.

Coping Mechanisms

Your assessment provides April and her team with vital insights into how you cope with stress, challenges, and emotional experiences.

Strengths and weaknesses

Identifying personal strengths and areas that could benefit from improvement allows April and her team to create your personalized care plan.

Communication style

Understanding how you communicate and interact with others can be crucial for relationships and collaboration.

Cognitive preferences

A personality assessment helps reveal how you process information, solve problems, and navigate life’s challenges.

Who should consider a personality assessment?

Anyone looking for a deeper understanding of themselves and how they can improve their mental well-being should consider a personality assessment. It’s particularly valuable if you seek insights into your unique traits and tendencies to support personal growth and effective coping strategies.

What happens after a personality assessment?

After your personality assessment, April and her Head Well team review your results and integrate the findings into your personalized treatment plan, which can include:

  • Psychotherapy
  • Medication management
  • Ketamine therapy
  • Women’s mental health services
  • Nutritional and lifestyle counseling
  • Stress reduction techniques
  • Medication de-escalation or de-prescribing
  • Support groups

April and the team can design a treatment plan that suits your needs. Call Head Well today or schedule an appointment online to learn more.