More reasons to be straightforward: findings and norms for two scales relevant to social anxiety.

@article{Rodebaugh2011MoreRT,
  title={More reasons to be straightforward: findings and norms for two scales relevant to social anxiety.},
  author={Thomas L. Rodebaugh and Richard G Heimberg and Patrick J. Brown and Katya C. Fernandez and Carlos Blanco and Franklin R. Schneier and Michael R. Liebowitz},
  journal={Journal of anxiety disorders},
  year={2011},
  volume={25 5},
  pages={623-30}
}
The validity of both the Social Interaction Anxiety Scale and Brief Fear of Negative Evaluation scale has been well-supported, yet the scales have a small number of reverse-scored items that may detract from the validity of their total scores. The current study investigates two characteristics of participants that may be associated with compromised validity… CONTINUE READING