Adolescent distress in traumatic stress research: data from the National Survey of Adolescents-Replication.

@article{Zajac2011AdolescentDI,
  title={Adolescent distress in traumatic stress research: data from the National Survey of Adolescents-Replication.},
  author={Kristyn Zajac and Kenneth J. Ruggiero and Daniel W. Smith and Benjamin E Saunders and Dean G. Kilpatrick},
  journal={Journal of traumatic stress},
  year={2011},
  volume={24 2},
  pages={226-9}
}
Small numbers of adults report distress in response to traumatic stress surveys. Less is known about adolescent research participants. We examined distress in response to a survey on traumatic stress using data from the National Survey of Adolescents-Replication, a nationally representative sample of 3,614 youth aged 12-17 years. Although 204 (5.7%) adolescents found some questions distressing, only 8 (0.2%) remained upset at the end of the interview, and 2 (<0.1%) wished to speak to a… CONTINUE READING