A consumer-constructed scale to measure empowerment among users of mental health services.

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OBJECTIVE A scale to measure the personal construct of empowerment as defined by consumers of mental health services was developed and field tested. METHODS After extensive development, pilot testing, and analyses, a 28-item scale to measure empowerment was tested on 271 members of six self-help programs in six states. Factor analyses were used to… (More)

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@article{Rogers1997ACS, title={A consumer-constructed scale to measure empowerment among users of mental health services.}, author={Erna Sally Rogers and Judi Chamberlin and Marsha Langer Ellison and Tim Crean}, journal={Psychiatric services}, year={1997}, volume={48 8}, pages={1042-7} }