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American Counseling Association
Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling and Development
Although it is lengthy. the Family Background Questionnaire provides reliable behaviorally specific family history information. Results from reliability and validity analyses suggest that a brief version of this instrument that assesses parental responsiveness, child maltreatment, and parental substance abuse would provide a useful screening instrument for obtaining family history information.
Melchert, Timothy P. and Kalemeera, Augustine, "A Brief Version of the Family Background Questionnaire" (2009). College of Education Faculty Research and Publications. 135.