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Essay heading: Abnormal Psychology
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The criterion for substance abuse from the DSM IV was used for the interview followed by other questions asked by a researcher. The CTI, which consisted of 108 questions graded on a five point Likert scale, was used to measure emotional coping, behavioral coping, categorical thinking, personal superstitious thinking, naive optimism, and esoteric thinking...
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The Beck Depression Inventory (BDI) was also used in this study. This inventory consists of 21 questions, on a four point scale, that indicate how severe one's depression is. The mothers of the subjects filled out a questionnaire of 118 questions, rated on a three-point scale, known as the Child Behavior Checklist (CBCL)...
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