publication . Article . Other literature type . 2016

Psychometrics of the personal questionnaire : a client-generated outcome measure

Paula Alves; John Wagner; Célia M. D. Sales; Robert Elliott; Brian Rodgers; Maria J. Cafe;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Mar 2016
WOS:000371078800005 (Nº de Acesso Web of Science) We present a range of evidence for the reliability and validity of data generated by the Personal Questionnaire (PQ), a client-generated individualized outcome measure, using 5 data sets from 3 countries. Overall pretherapy mean internal consistency (alpha) across clients was .80, and within-client alphas averaged .77; clients typically had 1 or 2 items that did not vary with the other items. Analyses of temporal structure indicated high levels of between-clients variance (58%), moderate pretherapy test-retest correlation (r = .57), and high session-to-session Lag-1 autocorrelation (. 82). Scores on the PQ provid...
free text keywords: BF, Social Sciences, Psychology, Clinical, Psychology, outcome, measurement, individualized, psychometrics, psychotherapy, CASE EFFICACY DESIGN, CORE-OM, EXPERIENTIAL PSYCHOTHERAPY, INTERPERSONAL PROBLEMS, THERAPY, PATIENT, DEPRESSION, INVENTORY, PROGRAMS, VALIDITY, Individualized, Measurement, Outcome, Psychotherapy, :Ciências Médicas::Medicina Básica [Domínio/Área Científica], Ciências psicológicas, Psicologia, Psychological sciences, Psychology, :Psicologia [Ciências sociais], :Psychology [Social sciences], Clinical psychology, Cutoff, Correlation, Internal consistency, Psychometrics, Psychological distress, Data set, Outcome measures, Psychology
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FCT| UID/PSI/03125/2013
Center for Research and Social Intervention
  • Funder: Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, I.P. (FCT)
  • Project Code: 147229
  • Funding stream: 5876
FCT| SFRH/BD/87308/2012
  • Funder: Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, I.P. (FCT)
  • Project Code: SFRH/BD/87308/2012
  • Funding stream: SFRH | Doutoramento
FCT| PTDC/PSI-PCL/098952/2008
Developing an Individualized Patient-Progress System
  • Funder: Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, I.P. (FCT)
  • Project Code: 98952
  • Funding stream: 3599-PPCDT
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