TAPP assesses whether a person possesses the hallmark behavioral characteristics of the Type A Personality.



No. of questions: 73

Question type: Self-assessment, situational, multiple choice

Estimated completion time: 20-30 minutes

Shorter versions of assessment: N/A Recommended age level: 18+ Qualification Level: Class A Compliance: APA standards


Report Includes:




Detailed narrative interpretation

Type A & B characteristics



Factors and Scales:

Overall Score plus 2 subfactors, divided into 7 scales:

Achievement Striving: Assesses the manner in which a person strives to achieve his/her goals

Impatience/Irritability: Assesses the manner in which a person comports himself/herself with others

Competitiveness: Tendency to compete even in non-competitive situations

Drive: Tendency to exhibit an aggressive concern or longing for success

Perfectionism: Tendency to be overly critical and/or demanding of self and/or others

Hostility: Tendency to engage in conflict, opposition, and resistance in thought, principle or action, and to display outbursts of frustration

Time Urgency: State of being hurried and under pressure, as well as an inclination to be impatient

Tough-mindedness: Tendency to be cold or unfeeling as well as rigid in thought and conduct; a discomfort in expression of emotion

Reward Orientation: Tendency to be motivated by external incentives

TAPP (Type A Personality Profile)

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