CONGRATULATIONS to Way Kwok-Wai LAU, Pamela Pui-Yu LEUNG, and Catherine Lai-Ping CHUNG
for their article the
“Effects of the Satir Model on Mental Health: A Randomized Controlled Trial”
It has been accepted for publication in the Research on Social Work Practice Journal.
In the study, the role of self-transformation in relation to affect and mental health problems was examined. The measuring instrument used for the research was the Perceived Self-Transformation Scale. (PSTS-17).
The findings support the effectiveness of the Satir Growth Model-based intervention. The Satir experiential workshop brought about positive influences toward participants’ mental well-being and self-transformation, leading to an ameliorating of negative affect-induced mental health problems. You are invited to browse it for more details:
If you are interested in the Perceived Self-Transformation Scale (PSTS-17), please click below link for your reference. This is a validated scale that measures the concept of transformation in the Satir transformational systemic therapy, and has been published in the academic journal, Contemporary Family Therapy, in 2018. It is a reliable and valid measure for the constructs of self-transformation in Chinese cohort in Hong Kong.