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Table 8 Factor loadings of the confirmatory bifactor model (general factor G and three specific factors S1–S3, all factors uncorrelated): Adolescents

From: Satisfaction with in-patient child and adolescent psychiatric treatment: development and psychometric properties of the BEST questionnaires for adolescents and for parents

Items G S1 S2 S3
1. Satisfied overall .52    .64
2. Stay on ward was helpful .44    .68
3. Motivation to participate .31    .45
4. Information about illness/problem .48 .31   
5. Information about medication .50 .17   
6. Taken seriously by therapist .57 .52   
7. Effectiveness of one-on-one sessions .60 .65   
8. Effectiveness of family sessions .56 .48   
9. Taken seriously by caregivers .67 .21   
10. Taken seriously by teachers .52 .13   
11. Handling of confidential information .63 .10   
12. Information about coercive measures .67    
13. Leave regulations (weekdays) .60   .19  
14. Food quality .29   .45  
15. Sanitary facilities .48   .52  
16. Privacy when parents visit me .59   .32  
17. Decoration of the ward .50   .48  
18. School offer .54   .15  
19. Had a say in selection of therapies .66    
20. Had a say in decoration of my room .58   .31  
21. Information about treatment after stay .67 .10   
22. Athmosphere among adolescents .44   .17  
23. Privacy respected .68   .19  
24. Opportunities to be alone .55   .22  
25. Goals of treatment discussed .74 .10   
26. Expectations fulfilled .40    .65
27. Would come back .40    .57
  1. In bold are values > .50 on G and values > .30 on S1–S3; all loadings are significant at p ≤ .01