About the Measure

Domains Mental health and wellbeing, Motivation, goal orientation and perseverance, Perceptions of Self
Key stages Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4
Subscales Exercise; Explanatory style; Conflict resolution
Description A measure of adolescent wellbeing which focuses on the benefits of exercise, explanatory style and conflict resolution.
Example I exercise regularly
Link http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/1034912X.2014.984593?journalCode=cijd20

Implementation details

No. of items 24
Format Likert
Respondent Self
Scoring Standardised
Time 0
Age 11-15
Cost single purchase Available in jou
Cost per child Available in jou

Psychometric details

UK norms No
Cronbach's α <.66-.84
Test retest 2 weeks, ρ= [.30,.77]
Inter-rater reliability Not reported
EFA 3-factor orthogo
CFA Not reported
Criterion validity Not reported
Construct validity Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale, r= [-.58,-.51]
Concurrent validity Not reported
Predictive validity Not reported
Responsiveness Not reported
Floor/Ceiling Not reported
References Taylor, M. (2015). The Student Perception of Wellbeing Questionnaire: Preliminary investigation into its psychometric properties. International Journal of Disability, Development and Education, 62, 99-115. doi:10.1080/1034912x.2014.984593