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Prolonged Grief Disorder: Psychometric Validation of Criteria Proposed for DSM-V and ICD-11
TLDR
The psychometric validity of criteria for prolonged grief disorder (PGD) is tested to enhance the detection and care of bereaved individuals at heightened risk of persistent distress and dysfunction.
Psychometric Properties of the Life Events Checklist
TLDR
In a clinical sample of combat veterans, the LEC was significantly correlated, in the predicted directions, with measures of psychological distress and was strongly associated with PTSD symptoms.
An Exploration of the Viability and Usefulness of the Construct of Moral Injury in War Veterans
It is widely recognized that, along with physical and psychological injuries, war profoundly affects veterans spiritually and morally. However, research about the link between combat and changes in...
Psychometric evaluation of the Moral Injury Events Scale.
TLDR
The overall Moral Injury Events Scale and its two subscales had favorable internal validity, and comparisons between the 1-week and 3-month data suggested good temporal stability.
Psychometric analysis of the PTSD Checklist-5 (PCL-5) among treatment-seeking military service members.
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The results indicate that the PCL-5 is a psychometrically sound measure of DSM-5 PTSD symptoms that is useful for identifying provisional PTSD diagnostic status, quantifying PTSD symptom severity, and detecting clinical change over time in PTSD symptoms among service members seeking treatment.
The Quality of the Intimate Relationships of Male Vietnam Veterans: Problems Associated with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
This study examined the quality of the intimate relationships of male Vietnam veterans. Heterosexual couples in which the veteran had posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD; n = 26) were compared to
PTSD Checklist—Civilian version (PCL-C)
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This survey asks whether you think repeated, disturbing memories, thoughts, or images of a stressful experience from the past are normal or abnormal, and if so, what they are and why.
The impact of reported direct and indirect killing on mental health symptoms in Iraq war veterans.
TLDR
Mental health assessment and treatment should address reactions to killing to optimize readjustment following deployment, especially among soldiers returning from Operation Iraqi Freedom.
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