Reliability of self report questionnaires for epidemiological investigations of adolescent mental health in Cape Town, South Africa

@article{Rothon2011ReliabilityOS,
  title={Reliability of self report questionnaires for epidemiological investigations of adolescent mental health in Cape Town, South Africa},
  author={C. Rothon and S. Stansfeld and C. Mathews and A. Kleinhans and C. Clark and C. Lund and A. Flisher},
  journal={Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health},
  year={2011},
  volume={23},
  pages={119 - 128}
}
  • C. Rothon, S. Stansfeld, +4 authors A. Flisher
  • Published 2011
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health
  • Objective: This study aimed to assess the reliability of a number of self report questionnaires for epidemiological investigations of adolescents’ mental health in Cape Town, South Africa. The scales used were: the Short Mood and Feelings Questionnaire (SMFQ), Zung Self-rating Anxiety Scale (SAS), Self-esteem Questionnaire (SEQ), Harvard Trauma Questionnaire (HTQ) and Multi-Dimensional Scale of Perceived Social Support (MSPSS). Method: The self-report questionnaire (available in Afrikaans… CONTINUE READING
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