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Validity and Reliability of Agoraphobic Cognitions Questionnaire-Turkish Version

ayşegül kart, hakan türkçapar.

Abstract
Objective: The aim of this study is to investigate the validity and reliability Agoraphobic Cognitions Questionnaire -Turkish Version (ACQ).
Method: ACQ was administered to 92 patients (male=33, female=59) with agoraphobia or panic disorder with agoraphobia. Construct validity was evaluated by factor analysis after the Kaiser-Meyer-Olkin (KMO) and Bartlett test had been performed. To assess the test-retest reliability the inventory was re-applied to 40 participants 30 days later.
Results: The Cronbach’s alpha coefficient was 0.91.To assess construct validity of ACQ, factor analysis was performed and two basic factors found.
Conclusion: Our findings support that ME-Turkish version had a satisfactory level of reliability and validity.

Key words: Agoraphobic Cognitions Questionnaire (ACQ); validity; reliability



Agorafobik Bilişler Ölçeği Türkçe Formunun Geçerlilik ve Güvenilirliği

Ozet
Amaç: Bu çalışmanın amacı, Agorafobik Bilişler Ölçeği (ABÖ) Türkçe formunun geçerlilik ve güvenilirliğini incelemektir.
Yöntem: ABÖ, agorafobisi olan veya agorafobili panik bozukluğu olan 92 hastaya (erkek=33, kadın=59) uygulandı. Yapı geçerliliği için Kaiser-Meyer-Olkin (KMO) ve Bartlett testleri uygulandıktan sonra faktör analizi yapılmıştır. Test-yeniden test güvenilirliği için envanter 40 katılımcıya 30 gün sonra tekrar uygulanmıştır.
Bulgular: Cronbach alpha katsayısı 0,91 olarak bulundu. AB֒nün yapı geçerliliğini değerlendirmek için faktör analizi uygulanmış ve iki temel faktör bulunmuştur.
Sonuç: Bulgularımız, ABÖ-Türkçe formunun yeterli geçerlilik ve güvenilirliğinin olduğunu desteklemektedir.

Anahtar Kelimeler: Agorafobik Bilişler Ölçeği; geçerlilik; güvenilirlik


 
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