Construct Validity of Three Depersonalization Measures in Trauma-Exposed College Students

  title={Construct Validity of Three Depersonalization Measures in Trauma-Exposed College Students},
  author={Christy A. Blevins and Frank W. Weathers and Elizabeth A Mason},
  journal={Journal of Trauma \& Dissociation},
  pages={539 - 553}
Depersonalization is a type of dissociation characterized by feelings of unreality and detachment from one's sense of self. Despite a history rich in clinical description, the construct of depersonalization has proven difficult to define and measure. Available measures vary substantially in content, and all have relatively limited psychometric support. In this study the content validity, internal consistency, and convergent and discriminant validity of 3 depersonalization measures were compared… 
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