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The Revised Children's Manifest Anxiety Scale (RCMAS; Reynolds & Richmond, 1997) is a commonly used questionnaire designed to assess manifest anxiety in children and adolescents ages 6 to 19 years.
Some of the older anxiety measures, such as the Revised Children's Manifest Anxiety Scale (Reynolds & Richmond, 1978), have shown limited ability to accurately discriminate between disorders and are less useful for screening purposes (Dierker et al.
When at-risk students are identified, school counselors may use common trauma assessment instruments for children and adolescents such as the Trauma Symptom Checklist for Children (Briere, 1996), the children's version of the Impact of Events Scale-Revised (Weiss & Marmar, 1997), the Revised Children's Manifest Anxiety Scale (Reynolds & Richmond, 1985), and the Children's Depression Inventory (Kovacs, 1992).
However, treatment gains on the Revised Children's Manifest Anxiety Scale (RCMAS; Reynolds & Richmond, 1978), a primary child self-report anxiety symptom measure, revealed significantly greater gains for Caucasian than for Latino youths.