On the issue of diagnosis of schizophrenia or autism, the fact remains that the final common pathway for both is that they cannot function at any level on their own as adults. So most diagnoses in the developed countries would be reproducible enough to allow a personality assessment of these individuals.
So, next, the question is can interested students be trained to assign NPA type in a highly reproducible manner? If so, a study could be done without genetic tests and without any high tech at all.
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