Stability of the pregnancy obsessive compulsive personality disorder symptoms checklist

K.E.M. van Broekhoven, A. Karreman, E.E. Hartman, V.J.M. Pop

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Abstract

Because stability over time is central to the definition of personality disorder, aim of the current study was to determine the stability of the Pregnancy Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD) Symptoms Checklist (N = 199 women). Strong positive correlations between assessments at 32 weeks of pregnancy and 2 and 3–3.5 years after childbirth were found (r between .62–.72), and the group mean score did not change over time. The Pregnancy OCPD Symptoms Checklist assesses stable, trait-like symptoms of OCPD.
Keywords: Obsessive-compulsive personality disorder, Stability, Personality, Validation
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)117–120
JournalArchives of Womens Mental Health
Volume21
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2018

Keywords

  • Checklist/standards
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder/physiopathology
  • Pregnancy
  • Women's Health

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