The manual is:
Bell, M.D. (1995). Bell Object Relations and Reality Testing Inventory (BORRTI). Los Angeles: Western Psychological Services.
A PsychInfo literature search (6/05) for “Bell Object Relations and Reality Testing Inventory” or “BORTTI” anywhere revealed that the measure has been referenced in 46 peer-reviewed journals. Below is a sampling of these references:
1. Bell, M.D., Billington, R., & Becker, B. (1986). A scale for the assessment of reality testing: Reliability, validity, and factorial invariance. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 53, 506-511.
2. Bell, M.D., Billington, R., & Becker, B. (1985). A scale for the assessment of object relations: Reliability, validity, and factorial invariance. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 42, 733-741.
3. Bell, M.D., Billington, R., Cicchetti, D., & Gibbons, J. (1988). Do object relations deficits distinguish BPD from other diagnostic groups? Journal of Clinical Psychology, 44, 511-516.
4. Bell, M.D. & Bruscato, W. (2002). Object relations deficits in schizophrenia: A crosscultural comparison between Brazil and the United States. The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 190(2), 73-79.
5. Brody, Y. & Rosenfeld, B. (2002). Object relations in criminal psychopaths. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology, 46(4), 400-411.
6. Bruscato, W.L., & Iacoponi, E. (2000). Validity and reliability of the Brazilian version of an inventory for the evaluation of object relations. Revista Brazileira de Psiquiatria, 22(4), 172-177.
7. Haviland, M.F., Sonne, J.L., & Woods, L.R. (1995). Beyond posttraumatic stress disorder: Object relations and reality testing disturbances in physically and sexually abused adolescents. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 34(8), 1054-1059.
8. Kelsey, R.M., Ornduff, S.R., Reiff, S., & Arthur, C.M. (2002). Psychophysiological correlates of narcissistic traits in women during active coping. Psychophysiology, 39, 322-332.
9. Mallinckrodt, B., Porter, M., & Kivlighan, D.M. (2005). Client attachment to therapist, depth of in-session exploration, and object relations in brief psychotherapy. Psychotherapy, Theory, Research, Practice, Training, 42(1), 85-100.
10. Morrell, B., Mendel, M.P., & Fischer, L. (2001). Object relations in sexually abused males. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 16(9), 851-864.
11. Ornduff, S.R., Kelsey, R.M., & O’Leary, D. (2001). Childhood physical abuse, personality, and adult relationship violence: A model of vulnerability to victimization. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 71(3), 322-330.
12. Regehr, C., Goldberg, G., Glancy, G.D., & Knott, T. (2002). Posttraumatic symptoms and disability in paramedics. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 47(10), 953-958.
13. Regehr, C., & Marziali, E. (1999). Response to sexual assault: A relational perspective. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 187(10), 618-623.
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1. Bellak, L., Chassan, J.B., Gediman, H.K., Marvin, H. (1973). Ego function assessment of analytic psychotherapy combined with drug therapy. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 157(6), 465-469.