Development and validation of the Youth Obsessive-Compulsive Symptoms Scale (YOCSS).

From the existing self-report measures for youth Obsessive-Compulsive (OC) symptoms, several challenges can be delineated to further improve the assessment of youth OC-related pathology. The current manuscript incorporates these challenges and reports on the development and validation of a new self-report OC scale for younger age groups, that was labeled… CONTINUE READING