- About this Journal ·
- Abstracting and Indexing ·
- Aims and Scope ·
- Annual Issues ·
- Article Processing Charges ·
- Articles in Press ·
- Author Guidelines ·
- Bibliographic Information ·
- Citations to this Journal ·
- Contact Information ·
- Editorial Board ·
- Editorial Workflow ·
- Free eTOC Alerts ·
- Publication Ethics ·
- Reviewers Acknowledgment ·
- Submit a Manuscript ·
- Subscription Information ·
- Table of Contents
Depression Research and Treatment
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 209216, 6 pages
Psychometric Properties of the Attitudes toward Self-Revised in Italian Young Adults
1Università Europea di Roma, 00163 Rome, Italy
2Istituto Skinner, 00184 Rome, Italy
3DISPUTer, Dipartimento di Scienze Psicologiche, Umanistiche e del Territorio, “G. d’Annunzio” University, 66100 Chieti, Italy
Received 27 April 2013; Accepted 13 June 2013
Academic Editor: Klaus Ebmeier
Copyright © 2013 Marco Innamorati et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
- D. S. Hasin, R. D. Goodwin, F. S. Stinson, and B. F. Grant, “Epidemiology of major depressive disorder: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcoholism and Related Conditions,” Archives of General Psychiatry, vol. 62, no. 10, pp. 1097–1106, 2005.
- C. Blanco, M. Okuda, J. C. Markowitz, S.-M. Liu, B. F. Grant, and D. S. Hasin, “The epidemiology of chronic major depressive disorder and dysthymic disorder: results from the national epidemiologic survey on alcohol and related conditions,” Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, vol. 71, no. 12, pp. 1645–1656, 2010.
- V. Lehtinen and M. Joukamaa, “Epidemiology of depression: prevalence, risk factors and treatment situation,” Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, vol. 89, no. 377, pp. 7–10, 1994.
- M. M. Ohayon, “Epidemiology of depression and its treatment in the general population,” Journal of Psychiatric Research, vol. 41, no. 3-4, pp. 207–213, 2007.
- M. M. Weissman, R. C. Bland, G. J. Canino et al., “Cross-national epidemiology of major depression and bipolar disorder,” Journal of the American Medical Association, vol. 276, no. 4, pp. 293–299, 1996.
- D. A. Regier, J. H. Boyd, J. D. Burke Jr. et al., “One-month prevalence of mental disorders in the United States, based on five epidemiologic catchment area sites,” Archives of General Psychiatry, vol. 45, no. 11, pp. 977–986, 1988.
- R. C. Kessler, P. Berglund, O. Demler et al., “The epidemiology of major depressive disorder: results from the National Comorbidity Survey Replication (NCS-R),” Journal of the American Medical Association, vol. 289, no. 23, pp. 3095–3105, 2003.
- G. de Girolamo, G. Polidori, P. Morosini, et al., “La prevalenza dei disturbi mentali in italia. Il progetto ESEMED-WMH,” Una sintesi. Roma: Centro Nazionale di Epidemiologia, Sorveglianza e Promozione della Salute, 2005.
- World Health Organisation, “Depression. What is depression?” World Health Organisation, Geneva, Switzerland, 2011, http://www.who.int/mental_health/management/depression/definition/en/index1.html.
- T. B. Üstün, J. L. Ayuso-Mateos, S. Chatterji, C. Mathers, and C. J. L. Murray, “Global burden of depressive disorders in the year 2000,” British Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 184, pp. 386–392, 2004.
- L. Y. Abramson, G. I. Metalsky, and L. B. Alloy, “Hopelessness depression: a theory-based subtype of depression,” Psychological Review, vol. 96, no. 2, pp. 358–372, 1989.
- A. T. Beck, Depression: Clinical, Experimental, and Theoretical Aspects, Harper & Row, New York, NY, USA, 1967.
- A. T. Beck, “Cognitive models of depression,” Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy, vol. 1, pp. 5–37, 1987.
- M. Zhong, X. Wang, J. Xiao et al., “Amygdala hyperactivation and prefrontal hypoactivation in subjects with cognitive vulnerability to depression,” Biological Psychology, vol. 88, no. 2-3, pp. 233–242, 2011.
- L. Y. Abramson, L. B. Alloy, B. L. Hankin, et al., “Cognitive vulnerability-stress models of depression in a self-regulatory and psychobiological context,” in Handbook of Depression, I. H. Gotlib and C. L. Hammen, Eds., pp. 268–294, The Guilford Press, New York, NY, USA, 2002.
- L. B. Alloy, L. Y. Abramson, W. G. Whitehouse, M. E. Hogan, C. Panzarella, and D. T. Rose, “Prospective incidence of first onsets and recurrences of depression in individuals at high and low cognitive risk for depression,” Journal of Abnormal Psychology, vol. 115, no. 1, pp. 145–156, 2006.
- B. M. Iacoviello, L. B. Alloy, L. Y. Abramson, W. G. Whitehouse, and M. E. Hogan, “The course of depression in individuals at high and low cognitive risk for depression: a prospective study,” Journal of Affective Disorders, vol. 93, no. 1–3, pp. 61–69, 2006.
- J. Evans, J. Heron, G. Lewis, R. Araya, and D. Wolke, “Negative self-schemas and the onset of depression in women: longitudinal study,” British Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 186, pp. 302–307, 2005.
- C. S. Carver and R. J. Ganellen, “Depression and components of self-punitiveness: high standards, self-criticism, and overgeneralization,” Journal of Abnormal Psychology, vol. 92, no. 3, pp. 330–337, 1983.
- C. S. Carver, L. La Voie, J. Kuhl, et al., “Cognitive concomitants of depression: a further examination of the roles of generalization, high standards, and self-criticism,” Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, vol. 7, pp. 350–365, 1988.
- C. S. Carver, “Generalization, adverse events, and development of depressive symptoms,” Journal of Personality, vol. 66, no. 4, pp. 606–619, 1998.
- A. M. Hayes, M. S. Harris, and C. S. Carver, “Predictors of self-esteem variability,” Cognitive Therapy and Research, vol. 28, no. 3, pp. 369–385, 2004.
- L. R. Eisner, S. L. Johnson, and C. S. Carver, “Cognitive responses to failure and success relate uniquely to bipolar depression versus mania,” Journal of Abnormal Psychology, vol. 117, no. 1, pp. 154–163, 2008.
- C. S. Carver and S. L. Johnson, “Tendencies toward mania and tendencies toward depression have distinct motivational, affective, and cognitive correlates,” Cognitive Therapy and Research, vol. 33, no. 6, pp. 552–569, 2009.
- M. Balsamo and A. Saggino, Il Teate Depression Inventory—Manuale di Standardizzazione, Hoegrefe, Berne, Germany.
- A. T. Beck, A. Weissman, D. Lester, and L. Trexler, “The measurement of pessimism: the hopelessness scale,” Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, vol. 42, no. 6, pp. 861–865, 1974.
- C. S. Carver, R. J. Ganellen, and V. Behar-Mitrani, “Depression and cognitive style. Comparisons between measures,” Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, vol. 49, no. 3, pp. 722–728, 1985.
- American Psychiatric Association, Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, American Psychiatric Association, Washington, DC, USA, 4th edition, 2000.
- P. A. Arbisi, “Review of the beck depression inventory-II,” in The 14th Mental Measurements Yearbook, B. S. Plake and J. C. Impara, Eds., Buros Institute of Mental Measurements, Lincoln, Neb, USA, 2001.
- M. Balsamo and A. Saggino, “Test per l’assessment della depressione nel contesto italiano: un’analisi critica,” Psicoterapia Cognitiva e Comportamentaie, vol. 13, pp. 167–199, 2007.
- A. T. Beck, G. Brown, R. J. Berchick, B. L. Stewart, and R. A. Steer, “Relationship between hopelessness and ultimate suicide: a replication with psychiatric outpatients,” American Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 147, no. 2, pp. 190–195, 1990.
- E. David Klonsky, R. Kotov, S. Bakst, J. Rabinowitz, and E. J. Bromet, “Hopelessness as a predictor of attempted suicide among first admission patients with psychosis: a 10-year cohort study,” Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, vol. 42, no. 1, pp. 1–10, 2012.
- M. Bouvard, S. Charles, J. Guerin, G. Aimard, and J. Cottraux, “Study of Beck's hopelessness scale. Validation and factor analysis,” L'Encephale, vol. 18, no. 3, pp. 237–240, 1992.
- M. Innamorati, M. Pompili, X. Gonda et al., “Psychometric properties of the Gotland Scale for Depression in Italian psychiatric inpatients and its utility in the prediction of suicide risk,” Journal of Affective Disorders, vol. 132, no. 1-2, pp. 99–103, 2011.
- M. Innamorati, M. Pompili, G. Serafini et al., “Psychometric properties of the suicidal history self-rating screening scale,” Archives of Suicide Research, vol. 15, no. 1, pp. 87–92, 2011.
- M. Pompili, R. Tatarelli, J. R. Rogers, and D. Lester, “The hopelessness scale: a factor analysis,” Psychological Reports, vol. 100, no. 2, pp. 375–378, 2007.
- M. Pompili, P. Iliceto, D. Lester, et al., BHS Beck Hopelessness Scale: Manuale, Giunti O.S. Organizzazioni Speciali, Firenze, Italy, 2009.
- G. Rasch, Probabilistic Models for Some Intelligence and Attainment Tests, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, Ill, USA, 1980.
- D. Andrich, “Models for measurement, precision, and the nondichotomization of graded responses,” Psychometrika, vol. 60, no. 1, pp. 7–26, 1995.
- B. P. O'Connor, “SPSS and SAS programs for determining the number of components using parallel analysis and Velicer's MAP test,” Behavior Research Methods, Instruments, and Computers, vol. 32, no. 3, pp. 396–402, 2000.
- W. F. Velicer, “Determining the number of components from the matrix of partial correlations,” Psychometrika, vol. 41, no. 3, pp. 321–327, 1976.
- R. D. Ledesma and P. Valero-Mora, “Determining the number of factors to retain in EFA: an easy-to-use computer program for carrying out Parallel Analysis,” Practical Assessment, Research & Evaluation, vol. 12, pp. 1–11, 2007.
- K. G. Jöreskog and D. Sörbom, “LISREL for Windows [Computer software],” Lincolnwood, Ill, USA, Scientific Software International, 2006.
- M. W. Browne and R. Cudek, “Alternative ways of assessing model fit,” in Testing Structural Equation Models, J. S. Long, Ed., pp. 136–162, Sage, Newbury Park, Calif, USA, 1993.
- L.-T. Hu and P. M. Bentler, “Cutoff criteria for fit indexes in covariance structure analysis: conventional criteria versus new alternatives,” Structural Equation Modeling, vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 1–55, 1999.
- K. G. Joreskog and D. Sorbom, LISREL 7: User's Reference Guide, Scientific Software, Mooresville, Ind, USA, 1989.
- F. J. Floyd and K. F. Widaman, “Factor analysis in the development and refinement of clinical assessment instruments,” Psychological Assessment, vol. 7, no. 3, pp. 286–299, 1995.
- J. C. Nunnally and I. H. Bernstein, Psychometric Theory, McGraw-Hill, New York, NY, USA, 3rd edition, 1994.