Analogue Measures of DSM-IV Mood and Anxiety Disorders Based on Behavior Checklists

@inproceedings{ConnorSmith2003AnalogueMO,
  title={Analogue Measures of DSM-IV Mood and Anxiety Disorders Based on Behavior Checklists},
  author={Jennifer K. Connor-Smith and Bruce E Compas},
  year={2003}
}
Although symptom checklists are commonly used to assess child psychopathology, confusion arises due to differences between empirically derived checklist syndromes and rationally derived DSM-IV diagnostic categories. This paper explores analogue measures of DSM-IVmood and anxiety disorders created using items from the Youth Self-Report and Child Behavior Checklist (T. M. Achenbach, 1991a, 1991b) that parallel DSM-IVsymptoms. In a matched sample of clinically referred and nonreferred adolescents… CONTINUE READING