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={Catherine Rothon and Stephen A Stansfeld and Cathy Mathews and Arlene Kleinhans and Charlotte Clark and Crick Lund and Alan J. Flisher},
  journal={Journal of child and adolescent mental health},
  year={2011},
  volume={23 2},
  pages={
          119-28
        }
}
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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