Taouk Moussa et al. Arabic DASS translation


This translation was carried out by Miriam Taouk Moussa, Peter Lovibond and Roy Laube with funding provided by the New South Wales Transcultural Mental Health Centre in Sydney, Australia.


The reference for the Taouk Moussa et al. translation is:


Moussa, M.T., Lovibond, P.F. & Laube, R. (2001).  Psychometric properties of an Arabic version of the Depression Anxiety Stress Scales (DASS21).  Report for New South Wales Transcultural Mental Health Centre, Cumberland Hospital, Sydney.



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Download translated questionnaire:    DASS    DASS21


Scoring the questionnaires:  The items are in the same order as the English DASS and DASS21.  The English DASS scoring template will not match the layout of the Arabic questionnaire, but it will indicate which items contribute to each scale.



Thanks to Dr. Ossama Abdelrahman Mostafa and Mary Fien for assistance with the pdf files.


Enquiries:  Peter Lovibond


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