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Factorial validity and invariance analysis of the five items version of Mindful Awareness Attention Scale in older adults
(Taylor & Francis Group, 2020-01-23)
ABSTRACT Objective: Mindfulness or the full attention state is a factor that contributes to the successful process of aging. This study aims to evaluate the evidence of validity, on the basis of the internal structure, ...
The construct, convergent and divergent validity, and reliability of three optimism scales among North American university students
(SAGE Publications, 2020-06-23)
ABSTRACT The primary objective of this study is to compare the construct, convergent and divergent validity and the reliability of three optimism scales. The study relied on a nonprobability sample of 100 social work ...
Is It Possible to Measure the Role of the Bystander and the Victim of Bullying in Children? Construct Validity of Two Brief Pictorial Scales With IRT and CFA Models
(SAGE Publications, 2021-08-02)
ABSTRACT The study's objective was to develop and validate the psychometric properties of two brief pictorial scales to evaluate the roles of bystanders and victims of bullying. A sample of 910 students was considered ...
Strength of Religious Faith in Peruvian Adolescents and Adults: Psychometric Evidence from the Original and Short Versions of the Santa Clara Strength of Religious Faith Questionnaire in Spanish
ABSTRACT The aim of this study was to evaluate the psychometric evidence of the original and short versions of the Santa Clara Strength of Religious Faith Questionnaire (SCSRFQ) in Spanish in a sample of 245 Peruvian ...
Sociodemographic and Psychological Predictors of Intention to Receive a COVID-19 Vaccine in Elderly Peruvians
ABSTRACT The implementation of a vaccine against COVID-19 is one of the most important health strategies to mitigate the spread of the disease. The objective of this study was to estimate the prevalence of the intention ...
Spanish Version of the Revised Mental Health Inventory-5 (R-MHI-5): New Psychometric Evidence from the Classical Test Theory (CTT) and the Item Response Theory Perspective (IRT)
ABSTRACT The study’s objective was to evaluate the psychometric properties of the revised version of the MHI-5, for which a sample of 1002 university students of both sexes (41.4% men and 58.6% women) between the ages of ...
Measurement Invariance of the Brief Resilient Coping Scale (BRCS) in Peruvian and Spanish older adults
ABSTRACT Although the Brief Resilient Coping Scale (BRCS) has been validated in some European and American countries, there are no studies that evaluate its factorial invariance among different nations. In this sense, the ...
COVID-19 contagion concern scale (PRE-COVID-19): Validation in Cuban patients with type 2 diabetes
ABSTRACT Aims It is important to have valid and reliable measures to determine the psychological impact of COVID-19 in patients with diabetes; however, few instruments have been developed and validated for this population. ...
Cognitive reserve questionnaire: The psychometric properties in an Argentinian population [Cuestionario de reserva cognitiva: Propiedades psicométricas en población Argentina]
(Viguera Editores, 2021-09-16)
RESUMEN Introducción. La reserva cognitiva es la capacidad del cerebro para superar activamente el daño por intermedio de recursos cognitivos preexistentes y procesos compensatorios. Dicha capacidad es incrementada por ...
Predictors of mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic in older adults: the role of socio-demographic variables and COVID-19 anxiety
(Taylor & Francis Group, 2021-06-22)
ABSTRACT The objective of this study was to evaluate factors related to the mental health of Peruvian older adults during the COVID-19 pandemic. The study had a cross-sectional and observational design. A total of 274 ...