Journal article

The Community Integration Questionnaire - Revised: Australian normative data and measurement of electronic social networking

Libby Callaway, Dianne Winkler, Alice Tippett, Natalie Herd, Christine Migliorini, Barry Willer

AUSTRALIAN OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY JOURNAL | WILEY | Published : 2016

Abstract

BACKGROUND/AIM: Consideration of the relationship between meaningful participation, health and wellbeing underpins occupational therapy intervention, and drives measurement of community integration following acquired brain injury (ABI). However, utility of community integration measures has been limited to date by lack of normative data against which to compare outcomes, and none examine the growing use of electronic social networking (ESN) for social participation. This research had four aims: (i) develop and pilot items assessing ESN to add to the Community Integration Questionnaire, producing the Community Integration Questionnaire-Revised (CIQ-R); (ii) examine factor structure of the CIQ..

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