State-Trait Anxiety Inventory for Children

Charles Spielberger, Ph.D. in collaboration with
C.D. Edwards
R. Lushene
J. Montuori
Denna Platzek

Technical Information

The test was normed on 737 male and 814 female students in the 4th, 5th, and 6th grade students. The Manual includes information about administration, scoring, development, norms, and reliability.
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Profile Reports
Profile Reportspresent scores graphically and numerically to summarize the results of each administration.

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About the Author

Charles Spielberger, Ph.D.
Dr. Spielberger has an exceptional background in psychology. As a distinguished research professor at the University of South Florida, he is responsible for psychological assessment, along with clinical and health psychology.

Dr. Spielberger received his Ph.D., his master of arts in psychology, and his bachelor of arts in psychology from the University of Iowa. Additionally, he is a member of the American Psychological Association, the International Council of Psychologists, and serves as the president of the Stress and Anxiety Research Society and the International Association of Applied Psychology.
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Charles Spielberger, Ph.D. in collaboration with C.D. Edwards, R. Lushene, J. Montuori, Denna Platzek

Age Range 6 to 14 years

Administration Time 20 minutes

Administration Type Self-report

Qualification Level B

  • Handscored
  • Software
    (Floppy disk
    drive required)