The Perceived Stress Scale, PSS, is a measure of the degree to which situations in one’s life are appraised as stressful.
Reference for the scale:
Cohen, S., & Williamson, G. (1988). Perceived stress in a probability sample of the United States. In S. Spacapan & S. Oskamp (Eds.), The social psychology of health: Claremont Symposium on applied social psychology. Newbury Park, CA: Sage
Reference for the translation:
Eskin, M. & Parr, D. (1996). Introducing a Swedish version of a instrument measuring mental stress. Reports from the Department of Psychology. Stockholm, Stockholm University.
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