Posta brief explanation of the existing measurement instrument that you identified. Then, compare your original measurement approach to the existing instrument. Next, explain how you would revise or replace your original measurement plan. Finally explain the advantages and/or disadvantages of using existing instruments for measurement. Please use the Learning Resources to support your answer.
Depression was measured and was measured by using a questionnaire.
Use the following research articles.
Yegidis, B. L., Weinbach, R. W., & Myers, L. L. (2018). Research methods for social workers (8th ed.). New York, NY: Pearson.
- Chapter 10, “Measurements Concepts and Issues” (pp. 223-245)
- Chapter 11,” Methods for Acquiring Research Data” (pp. 246-275)
- Chapter 12, “Data Collection Instruments” (pp. 277-294)