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Assessing the impact of life changes: development of the Life Experiences Survey.
This article describes the development of a new instrument, the Life Experiences Survey, for the measurement of life changes. It was designed to eliminate certain shortcomings of previous life stressExpand
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Helping Police Officers to Cope with Stress: A Cognitive—Behavioral Approach
Police Academy trainees participated in a stress management program which focused on developing skills for coping with anxiety and anger. Stress management training took place in six 2-hour sessionsExpand
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Life stress, depression and anxiety: internal-external control as a moderator variable.
Abstract : The present study examined the relationship between indices of life change and measures of depression and anxiety as a function of subjects' locus of control orientation. Based on theExpand
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Predicting success in foster placement: the contribution of parent-child temperament characteristics.
Parent and child temperament variables were examined in an interactive "goodness of fit" model with respect to foster placement outcome. The "mismatch" of a rigid foster mother and a child ofExpand
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Applicability of the Impact on Family Scale for Assessing Families with Behaviorally Difficult Children
The present paper reports a series of studies on the potential usefulness of the Stein and Riessman Impact on Family Scale for assessing the effects of behaviorally difficult children on theirExpand
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Life change, the sensation seeking motive, and psychological distress.
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Mood states and the reporting of life changes.
Abstract The relationship between mood state and self-reports of life changes was examined in the present study. Several investigations have shown correlations between depression and life changes,Expand
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Comparison of linear and configural MMPI diagnostic methods with an uncontaminated criterion.
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Factor analysis of the Psychological Screening Inventory.
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The mathematical revolution inspired by computing
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