Modeling with Structural Equations

Welcome! The purpose of this website is to provide information for those interested in using the methodology known as Structural Equation Modeling (SEM). Both background information and tutorials are provided.

NEW IN 2015! I now have a companion site that provides a complete set of tutorials developed from my workshops. That url is -

If your interest is specifically in Amos demonstrations, those only reside on this site (for now). Otherwise, check out the new site for the new resources.

Just curious about what the methodology is all about? Watch my video providing a general answer to the question, "What is structural equation modeling?" (click button to begin).

A Few Direct Links:

(Note: To return to the front page at any time, click the "Intro to SEM" tab on the top menu bar left side)

SEM Essentials

General References

A Little about SEM Software choices

Lavaan Resources and Tutorials

Amos Resources and Tutorials

A Few Bayesian Illustrations

Recent Papers of Interest