About the Measure

Domains Mental health and wellbeing, Meta-cognition, Resilience and coping
Key stages Key Stage 4, Key Stage 5
Subscales Determination; Personal support; Other kinds of support; Positive thinking; Assertiveness; Balance of self and social skills
Description A measure of protective factors developed for Thai adolescents.
Example Have people within the family I can trust
Link http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1442-2018.2008.00398.x/full

Implementation details

No. of items 25
Format Likert
Respondent Self
Scoring Standardised
Time 0
Age 14-18
Cost single purchase Free - Available
Cost per child Free - Available

Psychometric details

UK norms No
Cronbach's α .88
Test retest Not reported
Inter-rater reliability Not reported
EFA 6 factors eigenv
CFA Not reported
Criterion validity Not reported
Construct validity Not reported
Concurrent validity Not reported
Predictive validity Alcohol use as measured by the Drug Involvement Scale for Adolescents (beta= -.19 p<.001)
Responsiveness Not reported
Floor/Ceiling Not reported
References Takviriyanun, N. (2008). Development and testing of the Resilience Factors Scale for Thai adolescents. Nursing and Health Sciences, 10(3), 203-208. doi:10.1111/j.1442-2018.2008.00398.x