# Project #50877 - ANOVA

A Survey of 50 Clients

In January 08, fifty clients of a county Mental Health Mental Retardation (MHMR) center were surveyed regarding their satisfaction with services. The clients filled out the survey on completion of treatment.  In June 08, the clients were telephoned and re-surveyed and were asked to rate their overall satisfaction again.

 Variable Position Label Measurement Level id 1 ID Scale Participant ID number Intake 2 Intake experience Scale On a scale of 1 to 10, how would you rate the intake experience? Indcouns 3 Individual Counseling Scale On a scale of 1 to 10, how would you rate your satisfaction with the individual counseling sessions? Groupcouns 4 Group Counseling Scale On a scale of 1 to 10, how would you rate your satisfaction with the group counseling sessions? Pricefair 5 Fairness of sliding scale Scale On a scale of 1 to 10, how would you rate your satisfaction with the sliding scale method of payment? Newpatient 6 Type of Patient Ordinal 0 = first time 1 = repeat admission Usage 7 Usage Level Scale What percent of your mental health services are provided by this center? Osatjan 8 Overall Satisfaction in January Scale On a scale of 1 to 7, rate your overall satisfaction with your MHMR experience. Osatjun 9 Overall Satisfaction in June Scale On a scale of 1 to 7, rate your overall satisfaction with your MHMR experience. court 10 Court ordered treatment Nominal Was your treatment court-ordered? 0 = No; 1 = Yes Therapytype 11 Individual or family therapy Nominal 0 = Individual; 1 Family Txtype 12 Type of Treatment Nominal 1 = Mental health; 2 = Substance Abuse; 3 = Both

Variables in the working file

For each research question, describe in your MSWORD document the application of the seven steps of the hypothesis testing model.

Step 1: state the hypothesis (null and alternate)

Step 2: State your alpha (unless requested otherwise, this is always set to alpha = .05)

Step 3: collect the data (use one of the data sets).

Step 4: Calculate your statistic and p value (this is where you run spss and examine your output files).

Step 5: Retain or reject the null hypothesis. (This is where you report the results of your analyses t (df) = t value, p = sig. level).

Step 6: Assess the Risk of Type I and Type II Error (did the data meet the assumptions of the statistic; effect size; and sample size).

Step 7: State your results in APA style and format.

MODULE 5 Application Assignments

Question 1: Are there differences in satisfaction with the Intake process of clients who admit with pre-existing mental health problems, substance abuse problems, or both?

1. Run the One-Way ANOVA.

2. Use Pre-Existing Conditions as the independent variable.

3. Use Intake Experience as the dependent variable.

4. Select descriptive statistics and tests of homogeneity.

5. Choose an appropriate post-hoc comparison to evaluate the differences between groups.

Question 2: Did Type of Patient (Newpatient) and Court Ordered Treatment (Court) affect overall client satisfaction in January?

1. Run a Two-Way Between Groups ANOVA.

2. Use Newpatient and Court as independent variables.

3. Use Overall Satisfaction in January as the dependent variable.

4. Report the descriptive statistics, assumptions tests, effect sizes (partial eta) as well as tests of statistical significance.

Question 3: Is there an improvement in satisfaction from January to June? And, are first time admissions more satisfied than repeat admissions?

1. Run a One-Way Between Groups ANCOVA.

2. Use Newpatient as the independent variable.

3. Use Overall Satisfaction in January as the co-variate.

4. Use Overall Satisfaction in June as the dependent variable.

5. Report the descriptive statistics, assumptions tests, effect sizes (partial eta) as well as tests of statistical significance.

Write a brief conclusion statement summarizing your results. What can you tell the MHMR about client satisfaction by treatment type? Does satisfaction change over time? Are first time patients more satisfied than repeat admissions?

 Subject Mathematics Due By (Pacific Time) 12/11/2014 12:00 am
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