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ERIC Number: EJ556538
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-1067-828X
Use of the POSIT among Arrested Youths Entering a Juvenile Assessment Center: A Replication and Update.
Dembo, Richard; Schmeidler, James; Borden, Pollyanne; Sue, Camille Chin; Manning, Darrell
Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse, v6 n3 p19-42 1997
Reports the results of studies examining the test-retest reliability of the Problem Oriented Screening Instrument for Teenagers (POSIT). Administered the test to 438 juvenile offenders. Results indicate that females have more potential problems as identified by the POSIT. The test appears effective in identifying potential problems of evaluated youth. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Florida (Tampa)