Self-Awareness Inventory




1. I feel I don't really need to make any significant changes in myself.
Agree
Disagree

2. In my life, I will need to improve to keep my job and advance.
Agree
Disagree

3. If I am to improve, I will need to know myself, my strengths and weaknesses.
Agree
Disagree

4. I know people who believe they don't need to improve themselves but who do need to improve.
Agree
Disagree

5. I feel I know myself as much as I need to.
Agree
Disagree

6. I've made sufficient improvement in myself over the years and can now be content with who I am.
Agree
Disagree

7. I sometimes perform less well than I should because of negative beliefs, thoughts and feelings.
Agree
Disagree

8. It's rather foolish to talk about self-improvement.
Agree
Disagree

9. No one can legitimately tell you that you need to improve.
Agree
Disagree

10. Critical feedback concerning your personality is a welcome favor.
Agree
Disagree

11. I appreciate the opportunity to discover my strengths and weaknesses.
Agree
Disagree

12. It would be absurd to say that I have misconceptions that keep me from understanding the truth.
Agree
Disagree

13. You want to learn about yourself so you can:
Develop magical powers
Become an expert on psychological concepts
Understand yourself better
Write an essay about psychology

14. You're interested in increasing self-awareness because you want to:
Explore who you are and participate in exercises to overcome ignorance
Explore witchcraft and occult concepts
Participate in psychic exercises leading to your being able to channel
Develop the ability to achieve astral projection

15.Self-awareness is the same as excessive self-consciousness
Probably
Definitely
Definitely not
No one has an informed opinion

16. The achievement of complete self-awareness is
Something you're fully qualified for
Something only people like Jesus could accomplish
Beyond your present capabilities
Something which you're certain you have already experienced

17. To understand what is being revealed about self-awareness in this divinely inspired test
You would have to become a born-again Scientologist
You would have to spend your entire lifetime
You would have to send in for the advanced course in Perennialism
You would have to realize that the heading to this item is absurd

18. Some of history's great philosophers have admonished
Act self-assured
Use propaganda to control people
Learn to fool people
Know yourself

19. Most Americans have a great deal of self-awareness.
Agree
Disagree

20. A person such as Barack Obama is unquestionably completely self-aware.
Agree
Disagree

21. Most Americans have a great deal of awareness of what's really going on in the world.
Agree
Disagree

22. Even if you're not very self-aware, you can trust your leaders to look out for your best interests.
Agree
Disagree

23. It is essential that you develop self-awareness:
To verify your current religious beliefs
So you can look out for your own interests
So other people will think you're smart
To know what effect you have on other people

24. You are interested in increasing your self-awareness to:
Verify your current religious beliefs
Compare favorably with others who aren't self-aware
See if increased self-awareness impresses people
Experience a more conscious life

25. Increased lack of self-awareness in the American populace
Has lead to increasing political-economic oppression
Is unfortunate perhaps, but not very important
Is best so that people aren't bothered by bad times
Is not really the fact; people are very self-aware