ERIC Number: EJ699217
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Oct-1
Reference Count: 32
Social Validation of the Outcome Questionnaire-45: An Assessment of Asian and Pacific Islander College Students
Gregersen, Ann T.; Nebeker, R. Scott; Seely, Kenneth L.; Lambert, Michael J.
Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development, v32 n4 p194 Oct 2004
This study tested the appropriateness of Outcome Questionnaire-45 norms for Asian and Pacific Islander students. Both groups scored higher, based on participants' self-reported general functioning, than the norms and more frequently met criteria for clinical classification, a possible indication of greater distress. This article discusses findings and therapeutic applications.
Descriptors: Pacific Islanders, Norms, Asian Americans, Questionnaires, Therapy, Counseling Techniques, Mental Health, Psychopathology, Self Evaluation (Individuals), Statistical Analysis, College Students
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Minnesota
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory