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Social Interaction Anxiety Scale( SIAS)

I am looking for an explanation on reliability and validity of the Social Interaction Anxiety Scale( SIAS) as it pertains to PTSD

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1. On SIAS - 100 words
2. On PTSD - 100 words
3. On Application, reliability and validity - 250 words

This outline should cover what you need.

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On SIAS

What is SIAS? It is a 20-item self-report scale known in full as Social Interaction Anxiety Scale. According to NovoPsych (2013), it is "designed to measure social interaction anxiety....helpful in tracking social anxiety symptoms over time, and may be helpful"

As part of an assessment for social phobia or other anxiety related disorders." With distress of a social nature being about anxiety in meeting and talking with other people, as a scale it asks question related to determining the symptoms manifesting in the individual.

What is PTSD?

PTSD or post-traumatic stress disorder is a severe anxiety disorder that affects individuals who have been exposed to events that have led to psychological trauma. It can be the threat of death to the individual or to someone else or severe threat against one's psychological, physical ...

Solution Summary

An explanation on reliability and validity of the Social Interaction Anxiety Scale as it pertains to PTSD is determined.

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