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Development of a new resilience scale: The Connor‐Davidson Resilience Scale (CD‐RISC)
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The Connor‐Davidson Resilience scale (CD‐RISC) demonstrates that resilience is modifiable and can improve with treatment, with greater improvement corresponding to higher levels of global improvement. Expand
Psychometric properties of the Social Phobia Inventory (SPIN)
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The SPIN demonstrates solid psychometric properties and shows promise as a measurement for the screening of, and treatment response to, social phobia. Expand
Assessment of a new self-rating scale for post-traumatic stress disorder.
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The DTS showed predictive validity against response to treatment, as well as being sensitive to treatment effects, and offers promised as a scale which is particularly suited to assessing symptom severity, treatment outcome and in screening for the likely diagnosis of PTSD. Expand
Clinician‐administered PTSD scale: A review of the first ten years of research
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The research evidence indicates that the CAPS has excellent reliability, yielding consistent scores across items, raters, and testing occasions, and there is also strong evidence of validity: the CAPs has excellent convergent and discriminant validity, diagnostic utility, and sensitivity to clinical change. Expand
The economic burden of anxiety disorders in the 1990s.
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A human capital model of the societal cost of anxiety disorders is estimated, finding that posttraumatic stress disorder and panic disorder are the anxiety disorders found to have the highest rates of service use. Expand
Post-traumatic stress disorder in the community: an epidemiological study.
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Differences were noted between chronic and acute PTSD on a number of measures, with chronic PTSD being accompanied by more frequent social phobia, reduced social support and greater avoidance symptoms. Expand
Consensus criteria for traumatic grief. A preliminary empirical test.
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Preliminary analyses suggest the consensus criteria for traumatic grief have satisfactory operating characteristics, and point to directions for further refinement of the criteria set. Expand
Mini‐SPIN: A brief screening assessment for generalized social anxiety disorder
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The Mini‐SPIN demonstrates good efficiency, supporting its utility as a screening tool for generalized social anxiety disorder, and high sensitivity and specificity for the diagnosis of GSAD. Expand
Consensus statement on generalized anxiety disorder from the International Consensus Group on Depression and Anxiety.
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GAD is the most common anxiety disorder in primary care and is highly debilitating, and it is frequently comorbid with depression and other anxiety disorders, which exacerbates functional impairment. Expand
The epidemiology of social phobia: findings from the Duke Epidemiological Catchment Area Study.
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Social phobia had an early onset, lasted a long time and rarely recovered, and Predictors of good outcome recovery in a logistic regression analysis were onset of phobia after age 11, absence of psychiatric comorbidity and greater education. Expand
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