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Hampson, Robert B.; And Others – Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 1994
College students (n=141) completed Self-Report Family Inventory on Beavers Systems Model of Family Functioning, rating current family, family when they were 10 years old, and family when they were 16 years old. Found significant differences between age-of-recall groups, with recall ratings from age 10 significantly more competent, cohesive, and…
Descriptors: Adolescents, Children, College Students, Family Life
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Gabbard, Carl; Cacola, Priscila; Rodrigues, Luis Paulo – Early Childhood Education Journal, 2008
A contemporary view of motor development considers environmental influences as critical factors in optimal growth and behavior, with the home being the primary agent. The intent of this communication is to introduce the "Affordances in the Home Environment for Motor Development Self-Report" ("AHEMD-SR") to early childhood practitioners. The…
Descriptors: Family Environment, Environmental Influences, Motor Development, Child Development
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Lunsky, Yona; Bramston, Paul – Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disability, 2006
Background: Stress is a major risk factor for mental health problems in individuals with intellectual disabilities, however few studies on stress have been conducted that take into account the perspective of both the person with the disability and the caregiver. The present study evaluated an informant version of the "Lifestress Inventory," and…
Descriptors: Caregivers, Anxiety, Adults, Measures (Individuals)
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Holt, Rachael Frush; Beer, Jessica; Kronenberger, William G.; Pisoni, David B.; Lalonde, Kaylah – Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 2012
Purpose: To evaluate the family environments of children with cochlear implants and to examine relationships between family environment and postimplant language development and executive function. Method: Forty-five families of children with cochlear implants completed a self-report family environment questionnaire (Family Environment Scale-Fourth…
Descriptors: Assistive Technology, Measures (Individuals), Language Skills, Language Acquisition
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Lohse, Barbara; Rifkin, Robin; Arnold, Kristen; Least, Christine – Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 2012
Objective: To evaluate the digital program, "Mealtime is Family Time", as a means of educating caregivers of preschoolers on the importance of family meals within the division of feeding responsibility framework. Methods: Descriptive design using 2 approaches: focus group program review and discussion or self-report survey after independent…
Descriptors: Cues, Income, Focus Groups, Caregivers
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Listug-Lunde, Lori; Zevenbergen, Andrea A.; Petros, Thomas V. – Journal of Attention Disorders, 2008
Objective: Studies utilizing parent-report measures have identified above average levels of internalizing and externalizing problems in siblings of children diagnosed with ADHD. Scant research has examined siblings' self-report on standardized measures of emotional functioning. The current study examined parent-reported and child self-reported…
Descriptors: Control Groups, Check Lists, Behavior Problems, Siblings
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Kristensen, Pal; Tonnessen, Arnfinn; Weisaeth, Lars; Heir, Trond – Death Studies, 2012
The authors examined how many bereaved relatives of Norwegian tourists who perished in the 2004 Southeast Asian Tsunami had visited the site of death and the most important outcome from the visit. We conducted in-depth interviews (n = 110) and used self-report questionnaires (Impact of Event Scale--Revised, Inventory of Complicated Grief, and…
Descriptors: Family Counseling, Grief, Death, Foreign Countries
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Brazeau, James N.; Teatero, Missy L.; Rawana, Edward P.; Brownlee, Keith; Blanchette, Loretta R. – Journal of Child and Family Studies, 2012
A new measure, the Strengths Assessment Inventory-Youth self-report (SAI-Y), was recently developed to assess the strengths of children and adolescents between the ages of 10 and 18 years. The SAI-Y differs from similar measures in that it provides a comprehensive assessment of strengths that are intrinsic to the individual as well as strengths…
Descriptors: Error of Measurement, Psychometrics, Secondary School Students, Adolescents
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Yorke, Nada J.; Friedman, Bruce D.; Hurt, Pat – Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, 2010
This study discusses the pretest and posttest results of a batterer's intervention program (BIP) implemented within a California state prison substance abuse program (SAP), with a recommendation for further programs to be implemented within correctional institutions. The efficacy of utilizing correctional facilities to reach offenders who…
Descriptors: Substance Abuse, Intervention, Institutionalized Persons, Family Violence
Clawson, Mellisa A.; Bigsby, Kathleen – 1997
The Education of the Handicapped Act Amendments of 1986 increased the numbers of families eligible for special needs assistance, yet information concerning these families is minimal. This study explored the needs of families of preschool children with disabilities by comparing their family processes, parenting style, and children's social and…
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Developmental Delays, Disabilities, Family Characteristics
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Huan, Vivien S.; See, Yeo Lay; Ang, Rebecca P.; Har, Chong Wan – Educational Review, 2008
The objective of this study was to examine the contributing role of the different aspects of adolescent concerns on the academic stress of youths in Singapore. Data was obtained using two self-report measures: the Adolescent Concerns Measure and the Academic Expectations Stress Inventory. The study examined four different aspects of adolescent…
Descriptors: Anxiety, Adolescents, Foreign Countries, Gender Differences
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Fristad, Mary A. – Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 1989
Compared clinical rating scales and self-report scales from McMaster and Circumplex models of family functioning with families (N=41). Found McMaster instruments had superior sensitivity; greater correspondence between clinical rating scales and family member self-report inventories on McMaster instruments; and lack of support for the curvilinear…
Descriptors: Family (Sociological Unit), Models, Rating Scales
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Glidden, Laraine M.; Bamberger, Katharine T.; Turek, Kevin C.; Hill, Kelli L. – Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 2010
Background: Child and parent characteristics as well as socioeconomic family variables can influence the quality of parent-child interactions. Methods: Coders rated parent behaviour from a video-taped 30-min family interaction in 91 families rearing children who were either typically developing or had intellectual/developmental disabilities. In…
Descriptors: Mothers, Developmental Disabilities, Child Rearing, Parent Child Relationship
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Gibbons, Peter; Collins, Marjorie; Reid, Corinne – Psychological Assessment, 2011
There has been considerable debate about profiling personality pathology when assessing and treating male perpetrators of domestic violence (DV). This study used the Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory (MCMI-III) to explore the severity and diversity of male perpetrator personality pathology and response bias in a group of DV perpetrators being…
Descriptors: Personality Problems, Family Violence, Mental Disorders, Psychopathology
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Simmons, Catherine A.; Lehmann, Peter; Cobb, Norman – Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 2008
Discrepancies exist in research examining substance problems within groups of women arrested for intimate partner violence (IPV). In some studies women IPV arrestees have been found to be at high risk for substance-related problems, whereas in others they are found to be at low risk for substance-related problems. The current study explores these…
Descriptors: Substance Abuse, Family Violence, Females, Criminals
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