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Table 1 Negative Life Events Scale.

From: Measuring emotional and social wellbeing in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander populations: an analysis of a Negative Life Events Scale

Have any of these things been a worry for you or anyone else living in this house during the last year?
Serious illness
Serious accident
Death of family member or close friend
Divorce or separation
Not able to get a job
Lost job
Alcohol related problems
Drug related problems
Seeing fights or people beaten up
Abuse or violent crime
Trouble with the police
Gambling problem
Member of family sent to jail
Overcrowding at home
Vandalism or Malicious damage to property