applied measurement

Psychometric evaluation of a 10-item health insurance knowledge scale

[Note: This article has been accepted and is in press, scheduled to be published in 2021.] *Background:* College students are a priority population for health insurance literacy interventions. Yet, there are few psychometric studies on measuring …

Measuring dimensions of HIV-related stigma among college students

HIV-related stigma remains a critical barrier to achieving national public health objectives including reducing HIV transmissions and retaining people living with HIV (PLHIV) in care. Adolescents and emerging adults are particularly vulnerable to …

Pre‐resolution drinking problem severity profiles associated with stable moderation outcomes of national recovery attempts

*Background.* Higher problem severity contraindicates moderation drinking in treatment samples, but has not been well investigated in natural recovery samples with more prevalent moderation outcomes, nor have single studies assessed multiple severity …