Discuss the similarities and differences between the results Personality Psychology from the different assessments. Indicate any of the results that appear contradictory. As you consider the similarities and differences between the assessments, keep in mind the Five Factor Model. The Five Factor Model utilizes the acronym OCEAN to account for the five basic traits that all personalities generally contain. These personality traits are found within most personality theories and personality assessments in use today. Studies have also shown a cross-cultural correlation of personality traits that fall within the Five Factor Model. This universal model allows for comparison of both personality and psychopathology across a variety of environments and cultures.