The Empathy Index: an evaluation of the psychometric properties of a new empathy measure for sex offenders.


This article examines the analysis of the psychometric properties, including the validity and reliability, of the Empathy Index (EI), a new instrument designed to measure empathy deficits of sex offenders. The EI was tested with a sample of 158 sex offenders incarcerated in North Carolina prisons. An exploratory factor analysis yielded three subscales… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/0886260511403755


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