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Assessment of obsessive-compulsive symptom dimensions: development and evaluation of the Dimensional Obsessive-Compulsive Scale.
Although several measures of obsessive-compulsive (OC) symptoms exist, most are limited in that they are not consistent with the most recent empirical findings on the nature and dimensional structureExpand
Further Psychometric Support for the 10‐Item Version of the Perceived Stress Scale
Because of increased stress conditions in college students, updated psychometrics of the Perceived Stress Scale, 10-item version (PSS-10; S. Cohen & G. Williamson, 1988) are necessary. ParticipantsExpand
The relation between family factors and metabolic control: the role of diabetes adherence.
OBJECTIVES To examine family factors as predictors of metabolic control in children with type 1 diabetes and determine whether adherence behaviors mediate this relationship. METHOD ParticipantsExpand
Family-based cognitive-behavioral therapy for pediatric obsessive-compulsive disorder: comparison of intensive and weekly approaches.
OBJECTIVE To examine the relative efficacy of intensive versus weekly cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) for children and adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). METHOD Forty childrenExpand
Peer victimization, psychosocial adjustment, and physical activity in overweight and at-risk-for-overweight youth.
OBJECTIVE To examine the relationship between peer victimization and child and parent reports of psychosocial adjustment and physical activity in a clinical sample of at-risk-for-overweight andExpand
Factor structure, concurrent validity, and internal consistency of the beck depression inventory—second edition in a sample of college students
We examined the psychometric properties of the Beck Depression Inventory‐Second Edition (BDI‐II) [Beck et al., 1996, San Antonio: The Psychological Corporation]. Four hundred fourteen undergraduateExpand
Skin picking behaviors: An examination of the prevalence and severity in a community sample.
Body-focused repetitive behaviors such as skin picking have gained recent attention in the psychiatric literature. Prevalence of skin picking has not been well researched and is difficult toExpand
Validity and reliability of an adolescent and parent rating scale of type 1 diabetes adherence behaviors: the Self-Care Inventory (SCI).
OBJECTIVE Accurate assessment of diabetes regimen adherence behaviors in youth is a challenging endeavor and is limited by a paucity of empirically supported measures. The purpose of this research isExpand
Family Accommodation in Pediatric Obsessive–Compulsive Disorder
Despite the importance of the family in the treatment of pediatric obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD), relatively little empirical attention has been directed to family accommodation of symptoms.Expand