Reliability and validity of the Dutch version of the Readiness to Change Questionnaire.

@article{DeFuentesMerillas2002ReliabilityAV,
  title={Reliability and validity of the Dutch version of the Readiness to Change Questionnaire.},
  author={Laura DeFuentes-Merillas and Cornelis H C Dejong and Gerard M. Schippers},
  journal={Alcohol and alcoholism},
  year={2002},
  volume={37 1},
  pages={93-9}
}
The aim of the present study was to evaluate the psychometric properties of the Dutch version of the Readiness to Change Questionnaire (RCQ-D). The subjects were 246 excessive drinkers admitted to an addiction treatment centre and 54 offenders convicted of an alcohol-related crime in The Netherlands. The factor structure of the RCQ-D for the two samples combined was found to be consistent with the three-factor structure established for the original RCQ. The reliability of the items for each… CONTINUE READING