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ERIC Number: EJ521534
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0145-2134
Reliability and Validity of a Measure of Sexual and Physical Abuse Histories among Women with Serious Mental Illness.
Meyer, Ilan H.; And Others
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v20 n3 p213-19 Mar 1996
Structured clinical interviews concerning childhood histories of physical and sexual abuse with 70 mentally ill women at 2 times found test-retest reliability of .63 for physical abuse and .82 for sexual abuse. Validity, assessed as consistency with an independent clinical assessment, showed 75% agreement for physical abuse and 93% agreement for sexual abuse. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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