Agnew Relationship Measure - 5 (Client Version)

Agnew Relationship Measure - 5 (Client Version)

Definition

The Agnew Relationship Measure - 5 (ARM-5) is a 5-item self-report measure designed to assess the client- therapist alliance. The ARM-5 is a short form version of the original 28-item ARM. It includes five items from three of the ARM’s five scales, Bond, Partnership, and Confidence.

Domains

Client-Therapist Alliance

Administrations

Self-administered

Assessment type

Positive psychology

Assessment modes

Questionnaire

Eligibility

18 years and above

Estimated time

About 2 minutes

Attribution

Cahill J, Stiles WB, Barkham M, Hardy GE, Stone G, Agnew-Davies R, Unsworth G. Two short forms of the Agnew Relationship Measure: the ARM-5 and ARM-12. Psychother Res. 2012;22(3):241-55. doi: 10.1080/10503307.2011.643253. Epub 2011 Dec 22. PMID: 22191469.