2. Psychological Assessment of Growth Following Adversity: A Review

  1. Stephen Joseph and
  2. P. Alex Linley
  1. Stephen Joseph and
  2. P. Alex Linley

Published Online: 9 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118269718.ch2

Trauma, Recovery, and Growth: Positive Psychological Perspectives on Posttraumatic Stress

Trauma, Recovery, and Growth: Positive Psychological Perspectives on Posttraumatic Stress

How to Cite

Joseph, S. and Linley, P. A. (2008) Psychological Assessment of Growth Following Adversity: A Review, in Trauma, Recovery, and Growth: Positive Psychological Perspectives on Posttraumatic Stress (eds S. Joseph and P. A. Linley), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118269718.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 25 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470075029

Online ISBN: 9781118269718

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Keywords:

  • psychological assessment;
  • trauma and adversity;
  • self-report psychometric instruments;
  • social psychology;
  • clinical psychology

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Measures

  • Positive Changes: Unidimensional or Multidimensional?

  • Relationship Between Positive and Negative Schematic Changes

  • Discussion

  • Summary