French version of the Family Attitude Scale: psychometric properties and relation of attitudes to the respondent's psychiatric status.

@article{Vandeleur2013FrenchVO,
  title={French version of the Family Attitude Scale: psychometric properties and relation of attitudes to the respondent's psychiatric status.},
  author={Caroline Louise Vandeleur and David John Kavanagh and Nicolas Favez and Enrique Castelao and Martin Preisig},
  journal={Psychiatry research},
  year={2013},
  volume={210 2},
  pages={641-6}
}
The Family Attitude Scale (FAS) is a self-report measure of critical or hostile attitudes and behaviors towards another family member, and demonstrates an ability to predict relapse in psychoses. Data are not currently available on a French version of the scale. The present study developed a French version of the FAS, using a large general population sample to test its internal structure, criterion validity and relationships with the respondents' symptoms and psychiatric diagnoses, and examined… CONTINUE READING