Norms Parent SCAS

Means and Standard Deviations of SCAS-P Subscales in Normals and Anxiety Disordered Children, Separate for Gender and Age Groups

 

From:-   Nauta, Scholing, Rapee, Abbott, Spence and Waters. (2004).  A parent report measure of children's anxiety. Behaviour Research and Therapy. 42 (7), 813-839.

 

Subscales

 

Anxiety disordered children

Normal population children

 

 

6-11 years

12-18 years

6-11 years

12-18 years

Separation anxiety,

6 items

 

 

 

 

 

Boys

7.2 (4.0)

5.8 (4.0)

3.4 (3.5)

1.8 (2.1)

Girls

7.8 (4.0)

5.4 (4.1)

3.7 (2.9)

1.8 (2.1)

Social phobia,

6 items

 

 

 

 

 

Boys

7.3 (3.6)

7.5 (3.9)

4.3 (3.0)

3.4 (2.1)

Girls

7.7 (4.0)

8.5 (3.6)

4.8 (3.2)

4.1 (2.7)

Generalised anxiety,

6 items

 

 

 

 

 

Boys

6.5 (2.9)

6.6 (3.3)

2.9 (2.1)

2.5 (2.2)

Girls

6.7 (3.3)

6.6 (3.4)

3.1 (1.9)

2.4 (2.0)

Panic / agoraphobia,

9 items

 

 

 

 

 

Boys

2.9 (2.9)

4.4 (4.6)

1.0 (1.6)

0.9 (1.6)

Girls

3.3 (3.4)

4.9 (5.4)

0.9 (1.2)

1.2 (2.1)

Physical injury fears,

5 items

 

 

 

 

 

Boys

4.4 (2.8)

3.0 (2.5)

3.2 (2.8)

2.1 (2.1)

Girls

4.5 (2.9)

3.9 (2.6)

2.7 (1.8)

2.4 (2.2)

Obsessive compulsive disorder,

6 items

 

 

 

 

 

Boys

3.1 (2.9)

3.0 (3.0)

1.2 (1.7)

1.1 (2.0)

Girls

3.1 (3.0)

2.8 (3.5)

1.1 (1.8)

0.8 (1.5)

Total Score

38 items

 

 

 

 

 

Boys

31.4 (12.9)

30.1 (14.9)

16.0 (11.6)

11.8 (8.3)

Girls

33.0 (13.5)

32.2 (16.7)

15.9 (9.0)

12.6 (9.1)