manifest anxiety scale

Manifest Anxiety Scale

A self-report inventory that measures the level and nature of anxiety in either children (RCMAS), for whom it was first developed, or adults (AMAS). The AMAS incorporates the critical elements of the RCMAS, while adding age-appropriate content and scales for three different stages of adult life.

Adult Manifest Anxiety Scale Forms
• AMAS—for adults.
• AMAS-C—for college students.
• AMAS-E—for elderly individuals.

manifest anxiety scale,

n a true-false questionnaire made up of items believed to indicate anxiety, in which the subject answers verbally the statement that describes him or her.
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The Revised Children's Manifest Anxiety Scale (RCMAS) is a 37-item self-report instrument designed to measure emotions and physical symptoms of anxiety in children and adolescents aged between 6 and 19 years.
Spence created the Taylor Manifest Anxiety Scale (Taylor, 1953) and in the 1970s, she was a cocreator of the Attitudes Toward Women Scale (Spence & Helmreich, 1972).
The translated and adapted Urdu version (Ahmad and Mansoor 2011) of Revised Children's Manifest Anxiety Scale Second Edition (RCMAS-2; Reynolds andRichmond 2008) was used to estimate the level of anxiety among students.
Correlations of the STAI have been conducted with other measures of anxiety such as the Anxiety Scale Questionnaire and the Taylor Manifest Anxiety Scale.
Structured diagnostic measures used in the study included the ADIS (Albano& Silverman, 1996), Spence Children's Anxiety Scale (Spence, 1998), The Revised Children's Manifest Anxiety Scale (Reynolds & Richmond, 1978), and Children's Automatic Thoughts Scale (Schniering& Rapee, 2002).
The revised Children's Manifest Anxiety Scale (Reynolds & Richmond, 1997) measures excessive worry/sensitivity, social worries and concentration.
Therefore, the goal of this study was to evaluate feasibility and cross-cultural sensitivity of two well-established tools that require few resources to administer--the Human Figure Drawing (Koppitz 1968) and the Revised Children's Manifest Anxiety Scale (Reynolds & Richmond, 1978)--as a means to efficiently and effectively screen for overall emotional well-being of children living in out-of-home care.
The focus of the present research is reliability analysis of Short Form of Total Anxiety of Revised Children's Manifest Anxiety Scale (RCMAS-2; Reynolds and Richmond, 2008).
Researchers administered three assessments to participants in the study: Children's Depression Inventory (CDI; Kovacs, 1983), Revised Children's Manifest Anxiety Scale (RCMAS; Reynolds & Richmond, 1978), and Child and Adolescent Perfectionism Scale (CAPS; Hewitt, Flett, & Turnbull, 1994).
Differential performance on Talyor's manifest anxiety scale in black private college freshmen, a partial report.
The scale correlates well with other measures of anxiety such as the Taylor Manifest Anxiety Scale (r = .
Piotrowski and Lubin (1990), in a survey on tests used by health psychologists, found that the StateTrait Anxiety Inventory and the Children's Manifest Anxiety Scale were among the most popular tests noted in the area of anxiety assessment.