– Free download as Word Doc .doc), PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or view presentation slides online. Escala de ansiedad de zung. These coefficients are acceptable for scales with 20 or less items Recuperado el 8 de Marzo de, de Recuperado el 8 de Marzo de. la Autoaplicada de la DepresiĆ³n de Zung (Zung Self-Rating Depression Scale; Zung, SAD = Escala de EvitaciĆ³n y Ansiedad Social de Watson y.

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Last, we must consider that the present study has a series of limitations. Journal of Clinical Psychology.

The scale was validated with a Mexican sample of pec lie aged between 14 and 60 years. Anxiety asiedad are the main mental health problem zunv Colombian ansieda. Finally, higher anxiety and depression were found in the women’s group compared to the men’s, and a similar level of family dysfunction in both groups. And so is proven by some studies which assess the degree of depression ezcala experienced by people at a given point The 5-item version showed Cronbach alpha of 0. Leal M, Salazar R. This is a validation study without a gold-standard of a screening scale.

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The first step on the process of scale validation is to know some psychometric properties such as xe consistency and factor or dimension structure. On the other hand, Olatunji et al.


Avances de la Disciplina. In this sense, the division is in charge of the diagnosis of the students at the time of admission, in order to specify, through a bio-psychosocial approach, personality traits, abilities, psychoactive substances consumption habits, physical health, and economic vulnerability.

More common anxiety disorders are panic disorder and generalized anxiety disorder 4. The difference of the number of factor that retains depends on the criteria used in the analysis. In their own words: No significant differences were observed between students’ age groups. The Bartlett sphericity test showed a squared chi X2 of 1, Table 2 shows how the greatest percentage of depression was found among participants aged Bivariate analysis according to the nature of the variables under study was further carried out.

The Zung Depression Scale does not show a well-defined multidimensional factor structure in the group of university students studied. Delaying items with low correlations, similar this study, has a positive effect in Cronbach alpha coefficient. Prison mental health services.

Once psychometric validity was verified, ansiedar were used to establish a comparison with clinical diagnoses obtained from general and specialized psychiatric consultation carried out by DBU. Factor analysis in the development and refinement of clinical assessment instruments. La media para la edad fue Colombia now counts upon a new law on mental health as of January where esfala exercise of the right to mental health is escla by eliminating access barriers and where special reference Article 4 is anaiedad to the implementation of Mental Health Care programs in custody centers.


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Zung created it zng assess the degree of depression among patients already diagnosed of depression as to identify the severity of the disorder. Torres Y, Posada J. Furthermore, the study by Birmingham et al 3 states that only one of every four patients with severe mental disorders was successfully excala upon imprisonment. It was finally constituted by 19 items with a Cronbach Alpha reliability of, 0, Possible cases must receive a careful clinical evaluation to precise or confirm a clinical diagnosis and psychotherapeutic or pharmacological treatment.

Department of Mental Health 5. The psychometric instruments used to determine levels of anxiety and depression were designed by Zung. Your email address will not be published. These coefficients are dscala for scales with 20 or less items Recuperado el 8 de Marzo deansiedax Recuperado el 8 de Marzo dede http: Metzner JL, Fellner J.

Benito-Devia 3M. Therefore the test allows for the identification of depression symptoms but not of their severity. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Page 1 Page 2 Next page.