Article

“Every time that month comes, I remember”: using cognitive interviews to adapt grief measures for use with bereaved adolescents in South Africa

Published in: Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health
Volume 28, issue 2, 2016, pages: 163–174
DOI: 10.2989/17280583.2016.1210154
Author(s): Tory M TaylorHighly Vulnerable Children Research Center, School of Social Work, USA, Tonya R ThurmanHighly Vulnerable Children Research Center, School of Social Work, USA, Lineo NogelaUNFURL Human Capital Development, South Africa

Abstract

Objective: To assess standard grief measures through cognitive interviews with bereaved adolescents in Free State, South Africa, and make recommendations designed to improve the measurement of grief in this and similar populations.

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