Second, this study contributed to cognitive flexibility literature by examining a novel consequential variable – an individual’s position in workplace advice network. The 3 dimensions in the CFS explain 51.33% of total variance of the scale. The validity of the scale was examined by criterion related validity, exploratory and confirmatory factor analysis methods. Communication Reports11:1-9. No Reference information available - sign in for access. 3. Social Behavior and Personality. 1-9. Test-retest correlation coefficiency within an eight-week interval was .77, and the split-half coefficiency was .87. Psychological Reports 76:623-626. ABSTRACT . PDF. Social Behavior and Personality: An International Journal, https://www.thefreelibrary.com/Developing+a+cognitive+flexibility+scale%3a+validity+and+reliability...-a0208133803. The cognitive flexibility inventory (CFI) was developed to be a brief self-report measure of the type of cognitive flexibility necessary for individuals to successfully challenge and replace maladaptive thoughts with more balanced and adaptive thinking. The article presents the development of the Psychological Flexibility Questionnaire (PFQ) on the basis of two studies. Cognitive flexibility increases one’s likelihood to become advice sources and advice network centrality in two ways. Coronavirus: ... Martin M, Anderson C. The cognitive flexibility scale: three validity studies. 11, no. All rights reserved. The increase of the scores means that the individuals have more cognitive flexibility levels. Three studies were conducted to establish further the validity of the Cognitive Flexibility Scale (Martin & Rubin, 1995). Article Histor. Privacy policy | The 2.2.3. Edu Sci. This … “The Cognitive Flexibility Scale: Three Validity Studies.” Communication Reports, vol. COGNITIVE FLEXIBILITY; Crossref : Martin MM, Rubin RB (1995). We used a revised version of the original scale proposed by Qi, Zhao, Wang, and Liu (2013) for China that consisted of 13 items. Premium PDF Package. In the criterion validity tests of the scale, the divergent No Citation information available - sign in for access. HIV/AIDS-related sexual risk behaviors in male rural-to-urban migrants in China. The correlation between the two scales was found to be -.44. 2014; 39 (176):339–346. VALIDITY. The Cognitive Flexibility Inventory (CFI; Dennis and Vander Wal, 2010) is a 20-item measure that assesses two aspects of cognitive flexibility: (1) the ability to perceive multiple alternative explanations for life occurrences and to generate multiple alternative solutions to difficult situations (alternatives), (2) and the tendency to perceive difficult situations as controllable (control). This scale will help us to understand how flexible individuals are in regard to themselves, others, and the environment. 1 & Mustafa Ş. ahin. Itemtotal correlations of the items were between .49 and .63. (1984) The Irrational Beliefs Test: Its Relationship with Cognitive-Behavioral Traits and Depression. 1, 2. The revision revealed that Martin and Anderson's (1998) is the only such scale. Download PDF Package. Loadings were above the threshold of 0.4 (Stevens, 2012) for all, but, three items on the cognitive flexibility scale. The 3 dimensions in the CFS explain 51.33% of total variance of the scale. Reliability and validity were tested using a sample of 637 adolescents. Social Behavior and Personality. Cognitive flexibility refers to a person's awareness of communication alternatives, willingness to adapt to the situation, and self-efficacy in being flexible. Pressing the buy now button more than once may result in multiple purchases, Source: Social Behavior and Personality: an international journal, Volume 37, Number 3, 2009, pp. The Cognitive Flexibility Scale: Three validity studies. The cognitive flexibility scale: Three validity studies. Caregivers' decisions on placement of family members in long-term care facilities in Japan: analysis of caregiver interviews. 2009, 37(3), 343-354. Flexibility is a key component of executive function, and is related to everyday functioning and adult outcomes. The Cronbach Alpha reliability of the scale is.92. Significant relationships with self-reported prior school difficulties and current health status, employment, and presence of a disability provided evidence of external validity. Psychological Reports 76:623-626. The cognitive flexibility scale: Three validity studies. Cognitive flexibility affects one’s behavior and communication styles. The purpose of this study was to establish further validity for the Cognitive Flexibility Scale (Martin & Rubin, 1995) and the Communication Flexibility Scale (Martin & Rubin, 1994) by considering their relationships with argumentativeness, Reliability and validity were tested using a sample of 637 adolescents. Trabzon University, Turkey . The aim of this study is to study the validity and reliability of the cognitive flexibility scale (CFS) for a Turkish adaptation. validity was tested by means of the Dysfunctional Attitude Scale (Weissman & Beck, 1978). For the factor analysis and reliability studies, data was collected from 370 high school students (160 female, 210 male, Xage=16.15, ss=1.33). Second, this study contributed to cognitive flexibility literature by examining a novel consequential variable – an individual’s position in workplace advice network. Commun Rep. 1998; 11:1–9. 1, pp. Communication Reports, 1998. 1, 1998, pp. Findings The scores obtained from Cognitive Flexibility Scale used in the study ranges between from 21 to 105. It provides information about the individual's cognitive flexibility towards interpersonal communication. PDF. Table 1: Adjective Pairs of the Cognitive Flexibility Scale (Bilgin, 2009) The adjective pairs in the CFS are divided into three dimensions – the evaluation indicator (pairs 1-8), the power indicator (pairs 9-14) and the activity indicator (pairs 15-19). ... the improvements in this study, appearing in all three training groups, are more likely to have been caused by retest effects. The Cognitive Flexibility Scale (CFS) was prepared so it was parallel to the structure of the 3 dimensions of semantic differential scales. [Google Scholar] 17. A new measure of cognitive flexibility. These were removed and a nine-item cognitive flexibility scale was created for hypotheses testing. This research paper discusses the validation process of the cognitive flexibility scale (CFS) as a measurement instrument for farmers’ cognitive flexibility (CF). 1–9. Cognitive Flexibility Scale (CFI), Optimism Scale (OS) and Boratav Depression Scanning Scale (BORDEPSS) were used as data collecting method in the research. A new measure of cognitive flexibility. Thus, individual differences might be among the correlates of adoption of cassava processing technology among farmers. Crossref : Martin MM, Rubin RB (1995). The related literature on scales measuring cognitive flexibility was reviewed before the present author attempted to develop a cognitive flexibility scale. Create a free account to download. The Cognitive Flexibility Scale (CFS) was prepared so it was parallel to the structure of the 3 dimensions of semantic differential scales. … Cognitive Flexibility Training: A Large-Scale Multimodal Adaptive Active-Control Intervention Study in Healthy Older Adults. internal consistency for the scale was found to be .92. They also have a high level of self-efficacy in communication skills. It consists of 19 items and is in the form of semantic differentials. amateur football players, cognitive flexibility, person-organization fit, athlete. Received in revised form 07.04.2020 Accepted 22.04.2020 Available online 04.05.2020 The purpose of this study was to … The Journal's core purpose is scientific communication in the disciplines of Social Psychology, Developmental and Personality Psychology, Social Behavior and Personality: an international journal, https://doi.org/10.2224/sbp.2009.37.3.343, Ingenta Connect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites. Developing a cognitive flexibility scale: Validity and reliability studies. Cognitively flexible individuals exhibit higher level of creativity Chen et al., 2014) and higher resilience to stress or negative events (Genet and Siemer, 2011). Communication Reports11:1-9. The points gained from the scale change between 19 and 95. ARTICLE INFO . All items loaded significantly onto their latent factors. First, cognitive flexibility enables individuals to respond to a stimulus with accuracy and efficiency, and exhibit behaviors such as multitasking, novelty … The internal consistency for the scale was found to be .92. Results: The results showed that hopelessness is negatively correlated with cognitive flexibility and positively correlated with intolerance of uncertainty and perceived stress. 343-353(11), DOI: https://doi.org/10.2224/sbp.2009.37.3.343, Keywords: Item-total correlations of the items were between .49 and .63. The role of CF in influencing behaviour has been established for centuries among psychologists. This research was aimed at developing a scale for measuring the cognitive flexibility of adolescents. The Scale is composed of 27 items, and it consists of three factors. ADOLESCENTS; The cognitive flexibility inventory (CFI) was developed to be a brief self-report measure of the type of cognitive flexibility necessary for individuals to successfully challenge and replace maladaptive thoughts with more balanced and adaptive thinking. Individual differences in cognitive flexibility may underlie a variety of different user behaviors, but a lack of effective measurement tools has limited the predictive and descriptive potential of cognitive flexibility in human-computer interaction applications. However, existing informant reports do not densely sample cognitive aspects of flexibility; the Flexibility Scale (FS) was developed to address this gap. 9 Pages. The NIH Toolbox Cognition Battery Composite Scores have excellent reliability and validity, suggesting they can be used effectively in epidemiologic and clinical studies. RELIABILITY; Terms of use | 2. The cognitive flexibility inventory (CFI) was developed to be a brief self-report measure of the type of cognitive flexibility necessary for individuals to successfully challenge and replace maladaptive thoughts with more balanced and adaptive thinking. CFS; Full Text: PDF Academia.edu Read the full article on Calameo. Also in the study, cognitive flexibility and Person-Organization Fit did not differ according to the descriptive characteristics of the athletes, and the result was that the athletes were at similar level. Reliability and validity were tested using a sample of 637 adolescents. The Cognitive Flexibility Scale (CFS) was prepared so it was parallel to the structure of the 3 dimensions of semantic differential scales. The scale has 12 items measured on a 6-point Likert scale. Cognitively flexible people can choose appropriate behavior or verbal response from available options, depending on the situation. 2009, 37(3), 343-354. Seda T. üfekçibaşi. Crossref : Martin MM, Anderson CM, Thweatt KS (1998). Reliability and validity were tested using a sample of 637 adolescents. Download Free PDF. Furthermore, one study in skin picking disorder (a disorder with shared pathophysiology with trichotillomania) found that impaired cognitive flexibility was a potential marker of response to treatment with a glutamate modulating agent . PDF. Investigation of the Relationship between Cognitive Flexibility Levels and Personal Features of University Students . [Google Scholar] … The internal consistency for the scale was found to be .92. Introduction. Development and validation of the Japanese version of cognitive flexibility scale. Convergent validity was confirmed by the findings of a positive correlation between the PFQ and three … The Cognitive Flexibility Scale: Three validity studies. Communication Reports: Vol. In Study One, cognitive flexibility was positively related to two other identified constructs of communication competence, assertiveness and responsiveness. Feedback | Reliability and validity were tested using a sample of 637 adolescents. The Cognitive Flexibility Scale (CFS) was prepared so it was parallel to the structure of the 3 dimensions of semantic differential scales. Turkish validity and reliability studies were conducted by Çelikkaleli on high school students (Çelikkaleli, 2014). y: Received 07.03.2020. The coefficient α for this scale was 0.91 in the present study. To this end, a brief (18-item) self-report measure - the Cognitive Control and Flexibility Questionnaire (CCFQ) - was developed. This scale will help us to understand how flexible individuals are in regard to themselves, others, and the environment. Çelikkaleli Ö. The Cognitive Flexibility Scale used to collect data for this study has been designed by Bilgin (2009). Download Full PDF Package. 11, No. The validity and reliability of the cognitive flexibility scale. Communication Reports: Vol. It consists of 19 items and is in the form of semantic differentials. Reliability was demonstrated by a Cronbach alpha coefficient of 0.918. doi: 10.1080/08934219809367680. CFS which consists of 19 items is composed of adjective pairs. PDF. or. Cash, T.F. The Cognitive Flexibility Scale (CFS): The Cognitive Flexibility Scale is developed by Bilgin (2009a). 11, No. The scores of the Cognitive Flexibility Scale were found to be higher in the team sports athletes compared with the individual sports athletes (p<0.05). Matthew Martin. COPYRIGHT 2009 Scientific Journal Publishers, Ltd. Cognitive flexibility scale. Developing a cognitive flexibility scale: Validity and reliability studies This research was aimed at developing a scale for measuring the cognitive flexibility of adolescents. It consists of 19 items and is in the form of semantic differentials. However, existing informant reports do not densely sample cognitive aspects of flexibility; the Flexibility Scale (FS) was developed to address this gap. For webmasters. Various instruments have been developed to assess cognitive flexibility, which is an important construct in psychology. The cognitive flexibility scale was initially developed by Martin and Rubin (1995). The reported studies examined the processes related to cognitive control and flexibility, emotional regulation and depressive symptoms, within the context of stressful experiences. This study presents a new computerized measure of cognitive flexibility, and then provides evidence for convergent validity. In a factor analysis to test the validity of the scale, the scale’s three factors explained 56.7% of the total variance (Muris, 2001). Martin MM, Anderson CM (1998). Copyright © 2021 Farlex, Inc. | Copyright 2009 Gale, Cengage Learning. validity was confirmed by the findings of a positive correlation between the PFQ and three other related questionnaires. The cognitive flexibility scale: Three validity studies. This scale will help us to understand how flexible individuals are in regard to themselves, others, and the environment. Flexibility is a key component of executive function, and is related to everyday functioning and adult outcomes. Psychological flexibility refers to the ability to be open, present-focused, and to change or persist in behavior according to changing internal and external circumstances. The cognitive flexibility inventory (CFI) was developed to be a brief self-report measure of the type of cognitive flexibility necessary for individuals to successfully challenge and replace maladaptive thoughts with more balanced and adaptive thinking. In this study, cognitive flexibility is defined as the scores that are obtained from Cognitive Flexibility Scale. Three studies were conducted to establish further the validity of the Cognitive Flexibility Scale (Martin & Rubin, 1995). Download with Google Download with Facebook. This study investigates the valid … Article visualizations: Keywords. Martin MM, Anderson CM (1998). Free PDF. To collect data, Beck Hopelessness Scale, Cognitive Flexibility Inventory, Intolerance of Uncertainty Scale, and Perceived Stress Scale were applied. Crossref : Martin MM, Anderson CM, Thweatt KS (1998). 1-9. The increase of the points in the scale means that the individual comes closer to the individual’s cognitive flexibility. (1998). The Cognitive Flexibility Scale (CFS) was prepared so it was parallel to the structure of the 3 dimensions of semantic differential scales. The internal consistency for the scale was found to be.92. The 3 dimensions in the CFS explain 51.33% of total variance of the scale. The cognitive flexibility scale: Three validity studies. Among these, the self-report cognitive flexibility scale (CFS) is particularly popular for use with English speakers; however, there is not yet a Japanese version of this scale. No difference was determined between the levels of cognitive flexibility in male aand female athletes. The 3 dimensions in the CFS explain 51.33% of total variance of the scale. Cognitively flexible individuals exhibit higher level of creativity Chen et al., 2014) and higher resilience to stress or negative events (Genet and Siemer, 2011). 1, pp. (1998). 1984 ) the Irrational Beliefs Test: Its Relationship with Cognitive-Behavioral Traits Depression. 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