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Anderson, R.L., Lyons, J.S., Giles, D.M., Price, J.A., & Estle, G. (2003). Reliability of the Child and Adolescent Needs and Strengths-Mental Health (CANS-MH) scale. Journal of Child & Family Studies, 12(3), 279-289.
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