Malaysian (Bahasa Malaysia) translation of the DASS
This translation was carried out by Ramli Musa at Universiti Teknologi MARA (now at International Islamic University Malaysia; see below for contact details)
Download article in ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry 2007 describing development of the DASS21 translation.
Download article in Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry 2009 describing psychometric properties of the Malaysian DASS21 in diabetic patients.
Download article in ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry 2011 describing concurrent validity of the DASS21 translation.
Download article in Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry 2012 describing psychometric properties of the Malaysian DASS42 translation.
Scoring the questionnaire: as per English DASS (sum scores across all items for each scale, and in the case of the DASS21, multiply by 2).
Dr. Ramli Musa
Department of Psychiatry,
Kulliyyah of Medicine
International Islamic University Malaysia,
Tel: (+609) 5132797 ext 3308
Fax: (+609) 5133 615