Psychometric Test:

Test Name: Generalized Self-Efficacy Scale
Acronym: GSES
Publisher: GL Assessment
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Author: Schwarzer, R. (Ed.)
Year: 1992
Purpose: 10-item scale to assess the strength of an individual's belief in his or her own ability to respond to novel or difficult situations and deal with any associated obstacles or setbacks.
Contents: Manual & questionnaire with full copyright permission.
Age range: Adult
Administration time: 2-3 minutes.
Qualifications: To use this test you must be, or be supervised by a Clinical Psychologist, occupational therapist or nurse. Held in 'Causal and Control Beliefs' in Measures in Health Psychology Portfolio
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