ERIC Number: EJ350166
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1987
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Assessing the Stability of Depression in College Students.
Tanaka, J. S.; Huba, G. J.
Multivariate Behavioral Research, v22 n1 p5-19 Jan 1987
Two approaches are used to assess the one-month stability of depression affect in college students: (1) a high retest correlation is demonstrated for a latent depressive affect construct using self-reports from the previous month; and (2) predictive validity of depressive categorization is examined using logistic regression techniques. (Author/LMO)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Beck Depression Inventory; Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale; Zung Self Rating Depression Scale