Nine standardized scales for evaluating treatment outcome in a mental health clinic.

@article{Clark1983NineSS,
  title={Nine standardized scales for evaluating treatment outcome in a mental health clinic.},
  author={Andrew Clark and Matthew J. Friedman},
  journal={Journal of clinical psychology},
  year={1983},
  volume={39 6},
  pages={939-50}
}
Analyzed psychometrics of a package of standardized scales used to assess mental health treatment outcomes in a VA cost-effectiveness study (N = 451). Nine scales were derived: Family involvement, involvement with friends, labor market participation, symptomatology (both self-reported and therapist rated), substance abuse (alcohol and drugs), client satisfaction, and client goal attainment. Scales were drawn from several existing instruments, including the Denver Community Mental Health… CONTINUE READING