Reliability and validity of the Dutch version of the maternal antenatal attachment scale

  title={Reliability and validity of the Dutch version of the maternal antenatal attachment scale},
  author={Johan C. H. van Bussel and Bernard Spitz and Koen Demyttenaere},
  journal={Archives of Women's Mental Health},
In this study, we investigated the psychometric qualities of the Dutch version of the Maternal Antenatal Attachment Scale (MAAS). In a monocentric prospective observational cohort study, 403 expectant mothers completed a booklet with questionnaires in the first (T1), second (T2), and third (T3) pregnancy trimesters. In addition to the MAAS (T1-T3), the following measures were used: the Marlowe-Crowne Social Desirability Scale (T1), the Parental Bonding Inventory (T1), the Relationship… CONTINUE READING

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