Recent Submissions

  • Modal profile analyses of the SCL-90-R for Seven Mental Disorders 

    Steer, Robert A. (Wichita State University, Dept. of Psychology, 1982)
    The SCL-90-R scores of 700 patients representing the seven ICD-9 mental disorders of adjustment reaction, alcohol dependencem neurosis, nonopioid type dependence, opioid type dependence, personality, and schizophrenia were ...
  • Transdiagnostic symptoms of depression in alcoholism 

    Steer, Robert A.; McElroy, Margo G.; Beck, Aaron T. (Wichita State University, Dept. of Psychology, 1982)
    Principal components analyses were performed on the intercorrelations among the 21 items of the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI) and 15 items of NIAAA's alcohol Impairment Index for 101 men admitted for alcoholism treatment ...
  • Deciding on the ratio of number of subjects to number of variables in factor analysis 

    Baggaley, Andrew R. (Wichita State University, Dept. of Psychology, 1982)
    The appropriate rations among the number of subjects, variables, and retained factors in a factor analysis has been much disputed. A theoretical rationale is developed for deciding on the ration of subjects to variables. ...
  • Review of "Personality and Learning Theory" by Raymond B. Cattell 

    Gillis, John S. (Wichita State University, Dept. of Psychology, 1982)
  • The clinical use of difference scores: Some psychometric problems 

    Cattell, Raymond B. (Raymond Bernard), 1905-1998 (Wichita State University, Dept. of Psychology, 1982)
    Some pure statisticians have raised such difficulties regarding difference scores that clinicians and others who are bound to use them have been doing so only with trepidation. This article examines the dependability of ...
  • Dimensionality and concurrent validity of the Handler DAP Anxiety Index 

    Sims, Jeannie; Bolton, Brian, 1939-; Dana, Richard (Wichita State University, Dept. of Psychology, 1982)
    The Handler Anxiety Index was developed to provide a measure of anxiety from the Draw-A-Person (DAP) protocol. The present study examined the dimensionality and concurrent validity of the Handler Index against two criteria, ...