The Bermond-Vorst Alexithymia Questionnaire cutoff scores: a study in eating-disordered and control subjects.

@article{Deborde2008TheBA,
  title={The Bermond-Vorst Alexithymia Questionnaire cutoff scores: a study in eating-disordered and control subjects.},
  author={A S Deborde and Sylvie Berthoz and Jenny Wallier and Jacques Fermanian and Bruno Falissard and Philippe Jeammet and Maurice Corcos},
  journal={Psychopathology},
  year={2008},
  volume={41 1},
  pages={
          43-9
        }
}
BACKGROUND The evaluation of alexithymic deficits has become increasingly desirable in health and psychopathology research. The purpose of this study was to calculate alexithymia cutoff scores for a recently developed self-report alexithymia questionnaire: the Bermond-Vorst Alexithymia Questionnaire Form B (BVAQ-B). SAMPLING Three hundred subjects (47 eating-disordered patients and 253 healthy individuals) completed the BVAQ-B and the 20-item Toronto Alexithymia Scale (TAS-20). METHODS The… CONTINUE READING
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