The DISCovery Institute is a professional organization seeks to extend the development, research, applications and ethical use of the DISC and related theories of psychological type.
The institute designs and provide assessment toolkits, personality assessment online services, and training materials, workshops to help individuals and organizations effect change, improve communications and enhance teamwork in order to improve productivity.
DISCovery Personality Style Analysis
The DISCovery personality style analysis assesses personality styles based upon the work of DR. William Moulton Marston, an American Psychologist. DR. Marston extensively studied the characteristics, patterns, styles and responses of thousands of individuals based on the framework of Carl Gustaf Jung. DR. Marston developed the four-quadrant theory of behavioral styles, he said that all peoples shows all four behavioral styles in varying degrees of intensity. Behavioral styles in our system define as personality; the ways we respond to any other stimulus or defined as sum of a person's various responses to a variety of stimuli.
The acronym of DISC is refers to the four behavioral styles represented by letters:
The predictive validity is very high 0.89 with standard deviation 0.065 and it is also a reliable instrument with test-retest reliability 91%. In other words, the reports by this instrument is perceived as highly accurate, in most situations, by most participants.