TCU Criminal Thinking Scales 3 (TCU CTS 3) includes 36 items from 6 scales representing Insensitivity to Impact of Crime, Response Disinhibition, Justification, Power Orientation, Grandiosity, and Social Desirability. This instrument is designed to be used as a tool to measure changes in criminal thinking; it is not designed to serve as a measure of criminal risk.
- TCU CST 3 Form [PDF; 139KB; 3 pages] [DOC; 39KB; 3 pages]
- Scoring Guide for TCU CST 3 [PDF; 195KB; 3 pages]
Institute of Behavioral Research. (2022). TCU Criminal Thinking Scale 3 (TCU CTS 3). Fort Worth: Texas Christian University, Institute of Behavioral Research. Available at ibr.tcu.edu