University of Rhode Island Change Assessment - Domestic Violence (URICA-DV)
University of Rhode Island Change Assessment - Domestic Violence (URICA-DV) is a 20-item measure of batterers’, or perpetrators' readiness to end their violence. It covers four dimensions, including Precontemplation, Contemplation, Action, and Maintenance.
Geographies Tested: United States of America
Populations Included: Male
Age Range: Adolescents, Adults
A 5-point Likert-type response format (1- strongly disagree to 5- strongly agree)
Levesque, D. A., Gelles, R. J., & Velicer, W. F. (2000). Development and validation of a stages of change measure for men in betterer treatment. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 24(2), 175-199. https://doi.org/10.1023/A:1005446025201