Hope Test- Child/Teen

Hope Test- Child/Teen
State Hope Scale– Child/Teen
Scioli et al. 2011
 
In each group of three sentences‚ please se‎lect the sentence that is most true for you.
Practice Question
·         I always eat popcorn when I watch a movie.
·         I sometimes eat popcorn when I watch a movie.
·         I never eat popcorn when I watch a movie.
1.
·         When I grow up I'm afraid that I might never get job.
·         When I grow up I know that I will have a good job.
·         When I grow up I know that I will have a great job.
2.
·         Nobody ever loves me.
·         I know someone who sometimes loves me.
·         I know someone who always loves me.
3.
·         I never feel safe.
·         I sometimes feel safe.
·         I always feel safe.
4.
·         God is never close to me.
·         God is sometimes close to me.
·         God is always close to me.
5.
·         If I get in trouble‚ my family will never help me.
·         If I get in trouble‚ my family will sometimes help me.
·         If I get in trouble my family will always help me.
6.
·         My family never helps me to get what I want.
·         My family sometimes helps me get what I want.
·         My family always helps me get what I want.
7.
·         What my family says is never true.
·         What my family says is sometimes true.
·         What my family says is always true.
8.
·         When I feel scared‚ I never pray to God.
·         When I feel scared‚ I sometimes feel better if I pray to God.
·         When I feel scared‚ I always feel better if I pray to God.
9.
·         I never get what I want.
·         I sometimes get what I want.
·         I always get what I want.
10.
·         My friends never care about me.
·         My friends sometimes care about me.
·         My friends always care about me.
11.
·         If I get in trouble‚ I can never make things better.
·         If I get in trouble‚ I can sometimes make thing better.
·         If I get in trouble‚ I can always make things better.
12.
·         I never pray to God to help me get what I want.
·         I sometimes pray to God to help me get what I want.
·         I always pray to God to help me get what I want.
13.
·         My friends never keep my secrets.
·         My friends sometimes keep my secrets.
·         My friends always keep my secrets.
14.
·         My family never makes me feel safe.
·         My family sometimes makes me feel safe.
·         My family always makes me feel safe.
15.
·         If something is too hard‚ my friends will never help me.
·         If something is too hard‚ my friends sometimes help me.
·         If something is too hard‚ my friends will always help me.
16.
·          God is far away and never comes to visit people.
·          God visits people once in a while.
·          God visits people all the time.
17.
·          I am always too scared.
·          I am sometimes too scared.
·          I am never too scared.
18.
·          God can never help me to do things better‚ even if I pray.
·          I can sometimes do things better if I pray to God.
·          God can always help me to do things better if I pray.
19.
·          If I get lost‚ I may never find my way home.
·          If I get lost‚ I can sometimes find my way home.
·          If I get lost‚ I can always find a way to get home.
20.
·          Praying to God will never help me to feel safe.
·          Praying to God sometimes helps me to feel safe.
·          Praying to God always helps me to feel safe.
21.
·          Even if I work hard‚ there are some things I can never do.
·          If I work hard I can do almost anything.
·          If I work hard‚ I can do anything.
22.
·          I have no friends.
·          I have some friends.
·          I have many friends.
23.
·          When I start to cry‚ I can never stop myself.
·          When I start to cry‚ I can sometimes stop myself.
·          When I start to cry‚ I can always stop myself.
24.
·          Even If I pray hard‚ God will never listen to me.
·          If I pray hard‚ God will sometimes listen to me.
·          If I pray hard‚ God will always listen to me.
25.
·          I can never count on adults to protect me.
·          I can sometimes count on adults to protect me.
·          I can always count on adults to protect me.
26.
·          I can never find someone to help me finish my work.
·          I can sometimes find someone to help me finish my work.
·          I can always find someone to help me finish my work.
27.
·          Adults are never honest.
·          Adults are sometimes honest.
·          Adults are always honest.
28.
·          God never helps me feel better when I am sad.
·          God sometimes helps me feel better when I am sad.
·          God always helps me to feel better when I am sad.
29.
·          I am never as smart as most of my friends.
·          I am sometimes as smart as most of my friends.
·          I am always as smart as my most of friends.
30.
·          My family never loves me.
·          My family sometimes loves me.
·          My family always loves me.
31.
·          If a game is really hard‚ I may never find a way to win.
·          If a game is really hard‚ I can sometimes find a way to win.
·          If a game is really hard‚ I can always find a way to win.
32.
·          I can do my best in school without God's help.
·          God sometimes helps me to do my best in school.
·          God always helps me to do my best in school.
33.
·          I trust nobody.
·          I trust some people.
·          I trust most people.
34.
·          If I got hurt‚ I would have nobody to help me.
·          If I got hurt‚ I would have some friends that would help me.
·          If I got hurt‚ I would have many friends that would help me.
35.
·          I can never find someone to help me with my schoolwork.
·          I can sometimes find someone to help me with my schoolwork.
·          I can always find anyone to help me with my schoolwork.
36.
·          I can never be close to God‚ no matter where I go.
·          I can sometimes be close to God at special places like a church or temple.
·          I can always be close to God at special places like a church or temple.
37.
·          When I'm sad‚ I can never make myself happy.
·          When I'm sad‚ I can sometimes make myself happy.
·          When I'm sad‚ I can always make myself happy.
38.
·          Even if I pray‚ God can never help me to get stronger.
·          If I pray‚ God can sometimes help me to get stronger.
·          If I pray‚ God can always help me to get stronger.
39.
·          If I do bad in school‚ I can never find a way to make it better.
·          If I do bad in school‚ I can sometimes find a way to make it better.
·          If I do bad in school‚ I can always find a way to make it better.
40.
·          If I get really sick‚ God can never help me.
·          If I get really sick‚ God can sometimes help me.
·          If I get really sick‚ God can always help me.
 
ma‎stery‚ attachment‚ survival‚ and spirituality
 
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Scioli‚ A.‚ Ricci‚ M.‚ Nyugen‚ T.‚ & Scioli‚ E. R. (2011). Hope: Its nature and measurement. Psychology of Religion and Spirituality‚ 3(2)‚ 78-97.

Goetsch‚ Brian Lee‚ "Effects of an Electronically Guided Prayer Intervention" (2015). Doctor of Psychology (PsyD). Paper 162. http://digitalcommons.georgefox.edu/psyd/162