Testing the validity and reliability of drug addiction recovery instrument in male drug user in CCRC

Lukman@Zawawi, Mohamad and Norashida, S.R. and Norshahira, O. (2020) Testing the validity and reliability of drug addiction recovery instrument in male drug user in CCRC. International Journal of Research and Innovation in Social Science, 4 (9). pp. 8-14. ISSN 2454-6186

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Drug addiction recovery is a fundamental factor for drug users to restart normal life and get back to the society. It is also a vital stage of drug treatment as it can be an indication or evidence whether the procedures used during treatment is suitable or not in helping addicts from drug problem. This study has been purposely conducted as to develop a drug addiction recovery instrument and to measure the recuperation level of drug addicts who were treated in the rehabilitation centre. The study is conducted to test the validity and reliability of DART instruments involving four component consisting of DDA, DPRA, DRA, and CMSA. Therefore, the factors contributing to drug addiction recovery based on conceptual framework derived from previous studies conducted by other researchers. The results show that the DART instrument had high Cronbach's alpha values of 0.790 (DDA), 0.873 (DPRA), 0.881 (DRA), 0.845 (CMSA). PCA analysis has been used to evaluate these items either necessary to be retained or dropped. The results of the study found that all the items built have met the measurement characteristics of an instrument and can be used as a tool to measure the drug recovery addiction level.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Addiction Recovery, Drug Dependency, Drug Abuse Possible Relapse, Drug Resiliency and Client Mental Strength
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Divisions: Faculty of Applied Social Sciences
Depositing User: Fatin Safura
Date Deposited: 21 Apr 2022 01:44
Last Modified: 21 Apr 2022 01:44
URI: http://eprints.unisza.edu.my/id/eprint/7113

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