TITLE

DYSFUNCTIONAL ATTITUDES SCALE, FORM A; NORMS FOR THE ROMANIAN POPULATION

AUTHOR(S)
Macavei, Bianca
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Journal of Cognitive & Behavioral Psychotherapies;Sep2006, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p157
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The results obtained following administration of the Dysfunctional Attitudes Scale, Form A (Hollon & Kendall, 1980) to a Romanian sample are, on the whole, consistent with those obtained in earlier normative studies involving American samples. The scale was administered to a group of 701 adults and teenagers selected from the normal population. Internal consistency coefficients (Alpha Cronbach) ranged from .79 to .86, which are adequate for reporting reliable results. A pilot study examining validity revealed the DAS-A discriminated between groups with extreme scores on different measures of emotional distress. Norms for the Romanian version of the scale are also included.
ACCESSION #
22535328

 

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