The Child PTSD Symptom Scale: an update and replication of its psychometric properties.

@article{Nixon2013TheCP,
  title={The Child PTSD Symptom Scale: an update and replication of its psychometric properties.},
  author={Reginald D V Nixon and Richard Meiser-Stedman and Tim Dalgleish and William Yule and David M Clark and Sean Perrin and Patrick K. Smith},
  journal={Psychological assessment},
  year={2013},
  volume={25 3},
  pages={1025-31}
}
The psychometric properties of the child PTSD Symptom Scale (CPSS) were examined in 2 samples. Sample 1 (N = 185, ages 6-17 years) consisted of children recruited from hospitals after accidental injury, assault, and road traffic trauma, and assessed 6 months posttrauma. Sample 2 (N = 68, ages 6-17 years) comprised treatment-seeking children who had experienced diverse traumas. In both samples psychometric properties were generally good to very good (internal reliability for total CPSS scores… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 11 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 27 references

Validation of the Child Posttraumatic Symptom

  • E. Schechtman
  • 2011
2 Excerpts

The course of posttraumatic stress in children: Examination of recovery trajectories following traumatic injury

  • R. M. Le Brocque, J. Hendrikz, J. A. Kenardy
  • Journal of Pediatric Psychology,
  • 2010
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…