The publisher of DiSC® assessments, Wiley/Inscape Publishing, is committed to maintaining the highest standards of instrument development and application through careful research and development processes. All DiSC® instruments offer valid scores and accurate feedback to the respondent. Each instrument is designed to provide reasonably accurate interpretations or feedback based on individual scores.
Research and rigorous validation studies by Inscape Publishing have made DiSC® psychometric assessments products you can confidently use in business, non-profit, coaching or counseling situations. Research reports are publicly available here.
Our most popular research reports
Research Report for Adaptive Testing
This report provides the validity research for the Everything DiSC® assessment profiles, including the Comparison Report.
Everything DiSC: 79-item assessment
Research on the Everything DiSC profiles for Management, Sales, Workplace, and the Everything DiSC® Comparison Report.
How My Graph Became a Dot
How the newer Everything DiSC® circle and dot representation was developed to make the model simpler, more intuitive and more relevant than the classic graph model.
Cómo mi grafo se convirtió en un punto,
The same report in Spanish.
Everything DiSC 363™ for Leaders Validation Report
How Everything DiSC® 363™ for Leaders Fits into Contemporary Leadership Theory: White Paper
The research behind the first DiSC® 360. Includes both extensive validation research and a white paper on how the model fits in with other popular leadership theories.
Inscape Publishing Research Statement
Details the publisher’s commitment to quality products.
Additional research reports on DiSC®
Comparing DiSC® to MBTI®
This brochure explains situations when practitioners will want to use DiSC®: Their goal is to get people to work more effectively together; training time is limited; they want follow-up to ensure the training gets used.
DISC® Classic Validation Report
This report covers validation, reliability, validity, norms and scoring of the DiSC® Classic profile.
I-Sight® Research Report
I-Sight has been deemed a highly reliable DiSC® instrument for use with teens.