Psychometric Test:

Test Name: Short Form Social Support Questionnaire
Acronym: SSQ6
Publisher: GL Assessment
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Author: Sarason, B.R., Shearin, E.N., Pierce, G.R. & Sarason, I.G.
Year: 1987
Purpose: Six-item version of the original 27-item SSQ which yields one quasi-structural measure (SSQ6-N; number of supports) and one global functional measure (SSQ6-S; satisfaction with support).
Contents: Manual & questionnaire with full copyright permission.
Age range: Adult
Administration time: 10 minutes.
Qualifications: To use this test you must be, or be supervised by a Clinical Psychologist, occupational therapist or nurse. Held in 'Social Support' in Measures in Health Psychology
Available: True
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