The construct validity of the Griffiths Scales of Mental Development.

@article{Luiz2001TheCV,
  title={The construct validity of the Griffiths Scales of Mental Development.},
  author={Dolores M Luiz and Cheryl D Foxcroft and Richard L. Stewart},
  journal={Child: care, health and development},
  year={2001},
  volume={27 1},
  pages={73-83}
}
The aim of this study was to contribute to our knowledge of the construct validity of the Griffiths Scales of Mental Development (Griffiths Scales) through an examination of the underlying dimensions tapped by the six subscales, using Common Factor Analysis. A sample of 430 South African children, from four ethnic groups (i. e. White, Mixed Race, Asian and Black) participated. The correlation coefficients obtained for the South African groups were compared to those Griffiths obtained in her… CONTINUE READING