About the Measure

Domains Mental health and wellbeing, Perceptions of Self
Key stages Key Stage 4, Key Stage 5
Subscales Self-efficacy; Life scheme
Description A measure of cognitive spirituality initially developed for use with adults but also used with adolescents.
Example There is not much I can do to help myself
Link http://fetzer.org/sites/default/files/images/stories/pdf/selfmeasures/Self_Measures_for_Spiritual_Well_Being_SPIRITUALITY_INDEX_OF_WELL_BEING.pdf/

Implementation details

No. of items 12
Format Likert
Respondent Self
Scoring Standardised
Time 0
Age 14-18
Cost single purchase Free
Cost per child Free

Psychometric details

UK norms No
Cronbach's α .84-.91
Test retest Not reported
Inter-rater reliability Not reported
EFA 2-factor orthogo
CFA Not reported
Criterion validity Not reported
Construct validity Children's Hope Scale, r= .40
Concurrent validity Not reported
Predictive validity Not reported
Responsiveness Not reported
Floor/Ceiling Not reported
References Frey, B. B., Pedrotti, J. T., Edwards, L. M., & McDermott, D. (2004). Cognitive Spirituality and Hope in Catholic High School Students. Catholic Education: A Journal of Inquiry and Practice, 7, 479-491. Retrieved from http://digitalcommons.lmu.edu/ce/vol7/iss4/5