Validation of the Treatment Motivation Scales for Forensic outpatient treatment (TMS-F).

@article{Drieschner2008ValidationOT,
  title={Validation of the Treatment Motivation Scales for Forensic outpatient treatment (TMS-F).},
  author={Klaus H Drieschner and Anne Boomsma},
  journal={Assessment},
  year={2008},
  volume={15 2},
  pages={242-55}
}
The validity of the Treatment Motivation Scales for outpatient offender treatment (TMS-F), a self-report questionnaire with scales for the motivation of patients to engage in the treatment and six cognitive and emotional determinants of this motivation, is evaluated in two studies. In Study 1 (N = 620), the construct validity of the TMS-F is investigated applying a multitrait-multimethod design with a therapist-rating instrument as the criterion method. All scales were found to have adequate… CONTINUE READING