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NDACAN Measure Details

Loneliness and Social Dissatisfaction Scale for Young Children


Cassidy, J., & Asher, S. (1992). Loneliness and peer relations in young children. Child Development. 63, 350-365. Retrieved from:

Asher, S. R., Hymel, S., & Renshaw, P. D. (1984). Loneliness in children. Child Development. 55(4), 1456-1464. Retrieved from:

Asher, S., & Wheeler, V. (1985). Children's loneliness: a comparison of rejected and neglected peer status. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 53(4), 500-505. doi: 10.1037/0022-006X.53.4.500