The use of the adapted Social Readjustment Rating Scale
and development of items to assess support seeking and experiences of Black immigrants limit generalizability of the study and underscore the need for the development of measures that effectively capture the experiences of this population.
Rahe, "The Social Readjustment Rating Scale
," Journal of Psychosomatic Research 11, no.
Life events checklist: Revisiting the social readjustment rating scale after 30 years.
An examination on the social readjustment rating scale (Holmes et al.
Key words: social readjustment rating scale for elementary school children, life change unit, magnitude estimation, judges, elementary school teachers, children
Life events checklists: Revisiting the social readjustment rating scale after 30 years.
Moreover, Crandall (1992) has found that severity weights used with the Social Readjustment Rating Scale may not be even needed.
1967), The social readjustment rating scale, Journal of Psychosomatic Research,, 11, 213-218.
Students were asked to rate the number of stress points they would give to failing their A-levels on the Social Readjustment Rating Scale
, where the death of a spouse is 100 points and the death of a close family member is 63 points.
The Social Readjustment Rating Scale
(SRRS; Holmes & Rahe, 1967) was used to assess a wide scope of life events that are related to stress and disease, ranging from daily hassles to traumatic events.
The questionnaire used to gather data about life stress was a 39-item adaptation of the Social Readjustment Rating Scale
of Holmes and Rahe.