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Articles
  Woolfe, T. & Smith, P.K. (2001). The self-esteem and cohesion to family members of deaf children in relation to the hearing status of their parents and siblings. Deafness and Education International, 3, 80-96.

Kahn, J. S. & Meier, S.T. (2001). Children's definitions of family power and cohesion affect scores on the Family System Test. The American Journal of Family Therapy, 29, 141-154.

Gehring, T.M. & Marti, D. (2000). Evaluation of family structures with figure placement techniques. Psychological Reports, 87, 664-666.

Kahn, J. S. & Meier, S.T. (1999). Level of measurement and the Family System Test: The relationship between participants' measurement constructs and interpretation's score. Constructivism in the Human Sciences, 4, 103-115.

D'Ocon Giménez, A. (1999). Family System Test (FAST). European Journal of Psychological Assessment, 15, 257.

Real del Sartre, O., Stiefel, F., Leyvraz, S., Bauer, J., Gehring, T. M. & Guex, P. (1998). The Family System Test (FAST): A pilot study in families with a young adult member with cancer. Support Care Cancer, 6, 416-420.

Langewitz, W., Wössmer, B., Iseli, J. & Berger, W. (1997). Psychological and metabolic improvement after an outpatient teaching program for functional intensified insulin therapy (FIT). Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 37, 157-164.

Berdondini, L. & Smith, P.K. (1996). Cohesion and power in the families of children involved in bully/victim problems at school: An Italian replication. Journal of Family Therapy, 18, 99-102.

Gehring, T.M., Candrian, M., Marti, D. & Real del Sarte, O. (1996). Family System Test (FAST): The relevance of parental family constructs for clinical intervention. Child Psychiatry and Human Development, 27, 55-65.

Wentzel, K. R. & Feldman, S.S. (1996). Relations of cohesion and power in family dyads to social and emotional adjustment during early adolescence. Journal of Research on Adolescence, 6, 225-244.

Gehring, T.M., Marti, D. & Sidler, A. (1994). Family System Test (FAST): Are parents' and children's family constructs either different or similar, or both? Child Psychiatry and Human Development, 25, 125-138.

Gehring, T.M. & Marti, D. (1994). Debate and argument: Children's family constructs and psychiatric classification of mental health: Different measurement approaches may yield different results. The Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Allied Disciplines, 35, 551-553.

Gehring, T.M. & Marti, D. (1993). The Family System Test: Differences in perception of family structures between nonclinical and clinical children. The Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Allied Disciplines, 34, 363-377.

Gehring, T.M. & Marti, D. ( 1993). The architecture of family structures: Toward a spatial concept for measuring cohesion and hierarchy. Family Process, 32, 135-139.

Hatta, T. & Tsukiji, N. (1993). Characteristics of Japanese family: Evidence from the results of the Doll Location Test by university students. Psychologia. An International Jorunal of Psychology in the Orient, 36, 235-240.

Rigazio-DiGilio, S. (1993). The Family System Test (FAST): A spatial representation of family structure and flexibility. The American Journal of Family Therapy, 21, 369-375.

Bowers, L., Smith, P.K. & Binney, V. (1992). Cohesion and power in the families of children involved in bully/victim problems at school. Journal of Family Therapy, 14, 371-387.

Marti, D. & Gehring, T.M. (1992). Is there a relationship between children's mental disorders and their ideal family constructs? Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 31, 490-494.

Gehring, T.M., Wentzel, K.R., Feldman, S.S. & Munson, J. (1990). Conflict in families of adolescents: The impact on cohesion and power structures. Journal of Family Psychology, 4, 290-309.

Gehring, T.M., Funk, U. & Schneider, M. (1990). The Family System Test (FAST): A three-dimensional method to analyze social relationships. The German Journal of Psychology, 14, 55-56.

Feldman, S.S., Wentzel, K.R. & Gehring, T.M. ( 1989). A comparison of the views of mothers, fathers and preadolescents about family cohesion and power. Journal of Family Psychology, 3, 39-60.

Feldman, S.S., Wentzel, K.R. & Gehring, T.M. (1989). A comparison of the views of authors and reviewers about family cohesion and power. Journal of Family Psychology, 3, 64-68.

Feldman, S.S. & Gehring, T.M. (1988). Changing perceptions of family cohesion and power across adolescence. Child Development, 59, 1034-1045.

Gehring, T.M.& Feldman, S.S. (1988). Adolescents' perceptions of family cohesion and power: A methodological study of the Family System Test. Journal of Adolescent Research, 3, 33-52.

Gehring, T.M. & Schultheiss, R.B. (1987). Spatial representation and assessment of family relationships. The American Journal of Family Therapy, 15, 261-264.

Gehring, T.M. & Wyler, I.L. (1986). Family System Test (FAST): A three-dimensional approach to investigate family relationships. Child Psychiatry and Human Development, 16, 235-248.

Monographs
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Gehring, T.M., Debry, M. & Smith, P.K. The Family System Test (FAST): Theory and Application. London and Philadelphia: Routledge, 2001.

Gehring, T.M. Family System Test (FAST). Seattle: Hogrefe & Huber Publishers, 1998.

Gehring, T.M. Familiensystemtest (FAST). Göttingen: Beltz, 1998 (2. erweiterte Auflage).

Gehring, T.M. & Hatta, T. Family System Test (Japanese Manual). Osaka: Union Press, 1997.

Gehring, T.M. Gezinssyteemtest (GEST). Handleiding. Lisse: Swets & Zeitlinger, 1995.

Gehring, T.M. & Debry, M. L'évaluation du Système Familial: Le FAST. Braine-Le-Château: Editions ATM, 1995.

Book chapters
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Gehring, T.M. & Marti, D. (2001). Concept and psychometric properties of the FAST. In: T.M. Gehring, M. Debry & P.K. Smith (eds.), The Family System Test (FAST): Theory and Application. London and Philadelphia: Routledge, pp. 3-27.

Gehring, T.M., Page, J. & Marti, D. (2001). Conceptualization of parental interventions in child psychiatry. In: T.M. Gehring, M. Debry & P.K. Smith (eds.), The Family System Test (FAST): Theory and Application. London and Philadelphia: Routledge, pp. 233-246.

Debry, M., Smith, P.K. & Gehring, T.M. (2001). Future directions for FAST and family evaluation. In: T.M. Gehring, M. Debry & P.K. Smith (eds.), The Family System Test (FAST): Theory and Application. London and Philadelphia: Routledge, pp. 267-278.

Smith, P. K. & Gehring, T. M. (2000). The use of the Family System Test (FAST) in Eastern and Western cultures. In: Abstracts of the XVIth Biennal Meetings of ISSBD. Beijing: University Press, pp. 301-302.

Gehring, T.M. & Page, J. (2000). Family System Test: A versatile tool for the systematic treatment planning and evaluation. In: K. Gitlin-Weiner, C.E. Schaefer & A. Sandgrund (eds.), Play Diagnosis and Assessment. New York: John Wiley and Sons, pp. 419-445.

Gehring, T.M., Brägger, F., Steinebach, C. & Wössmer Buntschu, B. (1995). Family System Test (FAST): A systemic approach to the analysis of social relationships in the clinical context. In: B. Boothe, R. Hirsig, A. Helminger, B. Meier & R. Volkart (eds.), Perception - Evaluation - Interpretation. Swiss Monographs in Psychology, Volume 3. Seattle: Hogrefe & Huber Publishers, pp. 87-92.

Gehring, T.M. (1990). The Family System Test (FAST). In: B.F. Perlmutter, M.A. Straus & J. Touliatos (eds.), Handbook of Family Measurement Techniques. Newbury Park: Sage Publications, pp. 113-114.

FAST reviews
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1984 Gehring, T.M. The Family System Test (FAST): Preliminary Manual (in German). NAPS-3.
1987 Gehring, T.M. & Schultheiss, R.B. Spatial representation and assessment of family relationships. The American Journal of Family Therapy.
1990 Gehring, T.M. The Family System Test (FAST). Handbook of Family Measurement Techniques (Perlmutter, Straus & Touliatos).
1990 Gehring, T.M., Funk, U. & Schneider, M. The Family System Test (FAST). The German Journal of Psychology.
1993 Gehring, T.M. & Marti, D. The architecture of family structures: Toward a spatial concept for measuring cohesion and hierarchy. Family Process.
1993 Rigazio-DiGilio, S.A. The Family System Test (FAST): A spatial representation of family structure and flexibility. The American Journal of Family Therapy.
1995 Gehring et al. Family System Test (FAST): A systemic approach to the analysis of social relationships in clinical context. Swiss Monographs in Psychology, Vol. 3 (Boothe et al. eds.).
1999 D'Ocon Giménez, A. Family System Test (FAST). European Journal of Psychological Assessment.
2000 Gehring, T.M. & Page, J. Family System Test (FAST): A systemic approach for family evaluation in clinical practice and research. Play Diagnosis and Assessment (Gitlin-Weiner, Sandgrund & Schaefer eds.).
2000 Gehring, T.M. & Marti, D. Evaluation of family structures with figure placement techniques. Psychological Reports.
2001 Gehring, T.M. & Marti, D. Concept and psychometric properties of the FAST. The Family System Test: Theory and Application (Gehring, Debry & Smith eds.).
2002 Meyer F. The Family System Test (FAST). Theory and Application. Swiss Journal of Psychology (in French).

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