Assessment in Financial Therapy

  • Ronald A. SagesEmail author
  • Timothy S. Griesdorn
  • Clinton G. Gudmunson
  • Kristy L. Archuleta


This chapter overviews why assessment is important in financial therapy and reviews six research-validated financial therapy assessment instruments that have undergone the rigors of peer-review in academic journals. Each instrument is described in detail, including its psychometric properties, and can be useful for practitioners to implement into their practice with clients and scholars to utilize in research studies.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ronald A. Sages
    • 1
    Email author
  • Timothy S. Griesdorn
    • 3
  • Clinton G. Gudmunson
    • 3
  • Kristy L. Archuleta
    • 2
  1. 1.Kansas State UniversityManhattanUSA
  2. 2.Family Studies and Human ServicesKansas State UniversityManhattanUSA
  3. 3.Iowa State UniversityAmesUSA

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