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Validity and Reliability of the Suicide Resilience Inventory-Korean Version for Korean University Students
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Validity and Reliability of the Suicide Resilience Inventory-Korean Version for Korean University Students
Noh, Jun Hee; Chang, Soo Jung; Kim, Seong Eun;
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The aim of this study was to test the validity and reliability of the Suicide Resilience Inventory-Korean version. Data were collected from 266 university students in Jeonbuk, South Korea. The Suicide Resilience Inventory-Korean version Suicide Resilience Inventory-25 was developed, and the collected data were analyzed using confirmatory factor analysis and Cronbach`s alpha. Confirmatory factor analysis showed that The Suicide Resilience Inventory-Korean version(SRI-K) had factor loadings of the 19 items on the three subscales from 0.442 to 0.767. The three subscales model was validated by confirmatory factor analysis (RMSEA<.08, ). The internal consistency with a Cronbach`s alpha was reliable with a total scale of 0.943. These findings show that the SRI-K has satisfactory construct validity and reliability to measure the ability to effectively overcome and to flexibly cope with the suicide risk.
Factor analysis;Reliability and validity;Resilience;Suicide;
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