How It Works

How It Works

INSIGHTS features four empirically-based temperaments: cautious (shy), industrious, social and eager to try, and high maintenance. Watch this video to learn more about the temperaments.

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Puppets

To learn more about how the temperament profiles were identified, please check out these publications:
McClowry, S. G. (2002). The temperament profiles of school-age children. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 17, 3–10. doi:10.1053/jpdn.2002.30929
McClowry, S. G. (2002). Transforming temperament profile statistics into puppets and other visual media. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 17, 11–17. doi:10.1053/jpdn.2002.30