ERIC Number: EJ1019833
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013-Oct
Abstractor: As Provided
Validation of the Goal Attainment Scale of Stabilization
Balkin, Richard S.
Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling and Development, v46 n4 p261-269 Oct 2013
Factor structure for the Goal Attainment Scale of Stabilization was evaluated using separate samples for exploratory factor analysis and confirmatory factor analysis. Results indicated a 25-item two-factor solution. The Goal Attainment Scale of Stabilization may be useful in identifying the extent to which adolescents in crisis meet therapeutic goals consistent with client stabilization.
Descriptors: Factor Structure, Test Validity, Factor Analysis, Measures (Individuals), Success, Adolescents, Therapy, Test Reliability, Scoring, Coping
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