Multiple regression analyses in clinical child and adolescent psychology.

Journal Article (Review;Journal Article)

A major form of data analysis in clinical child and adolescent psychology is multiple regression. This article reviews issues in the application of such methods in light of the research designs typical of this field. Issues addressed include controlling covariates, evaluation of predictor relevance, comparing predictors, analysis of moderation, analysis of mediation, assumption violations, outliers, limited dependent variables, and directed regression and its relation to structural equation modeling. Analytic guidelines are provided within each domain.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Jaccard, J; Guilamo-Ramos, V; Johansson, M; Bouris, A

Published Date

  • September 2006

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 35 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 456 - 479

PubMed ID

  • 16836483

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1537-4424

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1537-4416

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1207/s15374424jccp3503_11


  • eng