A scale for the assessment of object relations: reliability, validity, and factorial invariance.

@article{Bell1986ASF,
  title={A scale for the assessment of object relations: reliability, validity, and factorial invariance.},
  author={Morris D Bell and Richard Billington and Bryan R. Becker},
  journal={Journal of clinical psychology},
  year={1986},
  volume={42 5},
  pages={733-41}
}
Factor analysis of the Bell Object Relations Inventory items produced four subscales interpreted to be underlying dimensions of object relations. Replication factor analysis confirmed the factor structure. Subscales had high internal consistency and were free of age, sex, or social desirability response bias. Subscales had low intercorrelations with Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale (BPRS) sum scores, Global Assessment Scale scores, and most BPRS symptoms. Subscales appear to represent common… CONTINUE READING