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Date postedFebruary 3, 2012
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These are questions that have been used in various CCH assessments. Assessments will either include all of the questions or a selected portion. These questions do not represent a scale.

However, several of the items are similar to the Life Events Questionnaire (12 items, pertaining to life events in past 12 months) Cohen, (Cohen et al, 1983).

Center for Community Health, Semel Institute-Neuropsychiatric Institute (NPI) of the University of California, Los Angeles

See: Social Readjustment Rating Scale (SRRS)

Holmes, T.H. & Rahe, R.H. (1967). The Social Readjustment Rating Scale. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 11: 213-218.

Citations Describing the Development and Psychometric Testing of several life event questionnaire:

Norbeck, J.S. (1984). Modification of recent life event questionnaires for use with female respondents. Research in Nursing and Health, 7, 61-71.

Sarason, I.G., Johnson, J.H., & Siegel, J.M. (1978). Assessing the impact of life changes: Development of the life experiences survey. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 46, 932-946.