About the Measure

Domains Mental health and wellbeing, Resilience and coping, Social and Emotional Competence
Key stages Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4, Key Stage 5
Subscales Individual capacities/resources; Relationships withprimary caregivers; Contextual factors that facilitate a sense of belonging
Description The Child and Youth Resilience Measure (CYRM) is a measure of the resources (individual, relational, communal and cultural) available to individuals that may bolster their resilience. The measure was developed as part of the International Resilience Project (IRP) at the Resilience Research Centre (RRC) in 14 communities around the world.
Example I have people to look up to
Link http://www.resilienceresearch.org/files/EvaluationTools/3.1-RRC-Evaluation-Tool-Basket_CYRM.pdf

Implementation details

No. of items 28
Format Likert
Respondent Self
Scoring Standardised
Time 20
Age 13-18
Cost single purchase Free
Cost per child Free

Psychometric details

UK norms No
Cronbach's α .65-.91
Test retest After 2 weeks, r= [.73,.84]; After 3 months, r= [.70,.76]
Inter-rater reliability Not reported
EFA KMO= .84
CFA Chi-square= 98.00, p < .001
TLI = .96
CFI = .98 RMSEA = .046
Criterion validity Not reported
Construct validity Rosenberg Self-Esteem Scale, r= [.48,.51]; Child Self-Acceptance, Mindfulness Measure, r= [.19,.32]
Concurrent validity Not reported
Predictive validity Not reported
Responsiveness Not reported
Floor/Ceiling No floor or ceiling effects