TITLE

THE ADAPTATION OF THE RESILIENCE AND YOUTH DEVELOPMENT MODULE: VALIDITY AND RELIABILITY STUDIES

AUTHOR(S)
Gizir, Cem Ali; Aydın, Gül
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Turkish Psychological Counseling & Guidance Journal;2006, Vol. 3 Issue 26, p97
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article investigates the reliability and validity of the Resilience and Youth Development Module ((RYDM) in Turkish culture. Study sample comprised of 872 eight-grade students entered in six low socioeconomic status (SES) inner-city public elementary schools in Ankara, Turkey. It was found that RYMD can be applied in asset and process concentrated studies in Turkey to measure the external and internal protective factors that are significant in the development of resilience. Moreover, RYMD can be a useful tool to investigate both external and internal protective factors that function as buffers against resilience studies in Turkey.
ACCESSION #
31949270

 

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