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Message ID: 9422
Date: 2013-04-29

Author:Kirk Witherspoon

Subject:Re: parenting measures

That measure did not hold up well to cross-validation. Try the Parenting Stress Index, Fourth Edition (PCI-4), recently renormed as well. Kirk Witherspoon, PhD Clinical & Forensic Psychologist 722 - 23rd Avenue Court Moline, IL 61265-4624 Tel. (309) 762-2922 Fax (309) 762-8394 kirkwitherspoon@mchsi.com ----- Original Message ----- From: DeanTong@aol.com To: child-maltreatment-research-l@list.cornell.edu Sent: Monday, April 29, 2013 8:17 AM Subject: Re: parenting measures Parent Child Relationship Inventory (PCRI). Dean Tong, MSc., Forensic Trial Expert 604 Brentwood Place Brandon, FL 33511 813.657.4930, Ph/Fax 813.417.5362, Cell DeanTong@aol.com http://www.abuse-excuse.com/ http://www.linkedin.com/in/deantong/ https://www.facebook.com/tongdean56 Contributing Writer to newswithviews.com and groundreport.com Disclaimer: Dean Tong is not an attorney. He is not licensed to give legal advice and nothing herein should be construed to be legal advice. If you need legal assistance please consult with an attorney in your area by checking here http://www.abanet.org/lawyerlocator/searchlawyer.html. This e-mail is strictly confidential pursuant to the Attorney/Work-Product Doctrine. In a message dated 4/29/2013 9:10:40 A.M. Eastern Daylight Time, glennhiggins84@yahoo.com writes: Can someone suggest a well established measure of parenting? We would like to use one prior to reunification to assess the ability of the biological parent to take care of the children. Would the PSI (parenting stress index) be appropriate for out of home cases? GH

That measure did not hold up well to cross-validation. Try the Parenting Stress Index, Fourth Edition (PCI-4), recently renormed as well. Kirk Witherspoon, PhD Clinical & Forensic Psychologist 722 - 23rd Avenue Court Moline, IL 61265-4624 Tel. (309) 762-2922 Fax (309) 762-8394 kirkwitherspoonmchsi.com ----- Original Message ----- From: DeanTongaol.com To: child-maltreatment-research-llist.cornell.edu Sent: Monday, April 29, 2013 8:17 AM Subject: Re: parenting measures Parent Child Relationship Inventory (PCRI). Dean Tong, MSc., Forensic Trial Expert 604 Brentwood Place Brandon, FL 33511 813.657.4930, Ph/Fax 813.417.5362, Cell DeanTongaol.com http://www.abuse-excuse.com/ http://www.linkedin.com/in/deantong/ https://www.facebook.com/tongdean56 Contributing Writer to newswithviews.com and groundreport.com Disclaimer: Dean Tong is not an attorney. He is not licensed to give legal advice and nothing herein should be construed to be legal advice. If you need legal assistance please consult with an attorney in your area by checking here http://www.abanet.org/lawyerlocator/searchlawyer.html. This e-mail is strictly confidential pursuant to the Attorney/Work-Product Doctrine. In a message dated 4/29/2013 9:10:40 A.M. Eastern Daylight Time, glennhiggins84yahoo.com writes: Can someone suggest a well established measure of parenting? We would like to use one prior to reunification to assess the ability of the biological parent to take care of the children. Would the PSI (parenting stress index) be appropriate for out of home cases? GH