Psychometric Test:

Test Name: Parenting Stress Index
Acronym: PSI
Publisher: PAR Psychological Assessment Resources, Inc
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Author: Abidin R.R. EdD.
Year: 1995
Purpose: Designed to evaluate the magnitude of stress in the parent–child system the fourth edition of the popular PSI is a 120-item inventory that focuses on three major domains of stress: child characteristics parent characteristics and situational/demographic life stress.
Contents: Manual; score sheets; booklets.
Age range: Adults (parents)
Administration time: Individual 20-30 minutes Short form 10 minutes.
Qualifications: LEVEL 2:Certified training and experience in a relevant discipline.Membership of a professional organisation appropriate to the focus of the test.Evidence of competence in the use of psychological tests.Superseded by PSI 4
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