ERIC Number: EJ633929
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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The Community Readiness Survey: Development and Initial Validation.
Beebe, Timothy J.; Harrison, Patricia A.; Sharma, Anu; Hedger, Scott
Evaluation Review, v25 n1 p55-71 Feb 2001
Developed and evaluated a mail survey measuring population attitudes toward substance use and potential receptivity of communities to different prevention efforts. Developed through a literature review, consultation with practitioners and experts, and focus groups, the survey was administered to about 3,000 adults from 30 participating communities. Psychometric evaluation reveals five distinct domains and supports the construct validity of the instrument. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Study funded by Contract 277-95-1035 from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Center for Substance Abuse Prevention.