Early Memories of Warmth and Safeness Scale - Brief version (EMWSS-B)
Escala de Memórias Precoces de Calor e Afeto – Versão breveOriginal Version
Richter, A., Gilbert, P., & McEwan, K. (2009)Portuguese Version
Vagos, P., Ribeiro da Silva, D., Brazão, N., Rijo, D., & Gilbert, P. (2016)General Description
The EMWSS-B includes 9 items to evaluate the recollection of early experiences of warmth and safeness provided by others to the respondent. Its brief Portuguese version has been validated using community and forensic adolescent samples, aged 12 through 21 years old.
Richter, A., Gilbert, P., & McEwan, K. (2009). Development of an early memories of warmth and safeness scale and its relationship to psychopathology. Psychology and Psychotherapy: Theory, Research and Practice, 82, 171-184.
Vagos, P., Ribeiro da Silva, D., Brazão, N., Rijo, D., & Gilbert, P. (2016). The Early Memories of Warmth and Safeness Scale for adolescents: Cross-sample validation of the complete and short versions. Clinical Psychology & Psychotherapy, 24, 793-804. doi:10.1002/cpp.2059 http://hdl.handle.net/10316/46654
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