Carlo Chiorri ‘s Psychometric Pages

May 2, 2017

Italian version of the Mind Wandering: Deliberate and of the Mind Wandering: Spontaneous (and not only) scales

Filed under: Uncategorized — chiorri @ 11:05 am

Here you can find the Italian version of some scales for assessing mind wandering that Manila Vannucci and I adapted into Italian. The document contains the validated Italian versions of the Mind Wandering: Deliberate, Mind Wandering: Spontaneous, Attention Control: Distraction, Attention Control: Shifting (Carriere et al., 2013), Daydreaming Frequency Scale (Giambra, 1993), Mind Wandering Questionnaire (Mrazek et al., 2013).

Carriere, J. S. A:, Seli, P., & Smilek, D. (2013). Wandering in both mind and body: Individual differences in mind wandering and inattention predict fidgeting. Canadian Journal of Experimental Psychology/Revue Canadienne de Psychologie Expérimentale, 67(1), 19–31. doi:10.1037/a0031438

Giambra, L. M. (1993). The influence of aging on spontaneous shifts of attention from external stimuli to the contents of consciousness. Experimental Gerontology, 28(4-5), 485–492. doi:10.1016/0531-5565(93)90073-M

Mrazek, M. D., Phillips, D. T., Franklin, M. S., Broadway, J. M., & Schooler, J. W. (2013). Young and restless: Validation of the Mind-Wandering Questionnaire (MWQ) reveals disruptive impact of mind-wandering for youth. Frontiers in Psychology, 4, 560. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2013.00560


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