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Gabriel Lins de Holanda Coelho

Paul H. P. Hanel

Thiago Medeiros Cavalcanti

Alessandro Teixeira Rezende

Valdiney Veloso Gouveia



Se realizaron dos estudios buscando evidenciar la validez y confiabilidad de la Breve Escala de Resiliencia (BER) en Brasil. En el estúdio 1, 171 personas participaron (Edad M = 21.9, SD = 6.59) y 232 en el Estudio 2 (Edad M = 26.3, SD = 7.06). El análisis factorial confirmatório (AFC) apoya la solución unifactorial, con cinco ítems y fidedignidad satisfactoria (α = 0.76). Una AFC Multigrupo reveló la equivalencia de medición parcial entre la nuestra y la versión original (EUA) de la BER. La BER se correlaciona significativamente con positividad y rasgos de personalidad. La confiabilidad compuesta fue satisfactoria; la validez convergente, utilizando la varianza media extraída, fue ligeramente abajo de las recomendaciones. En general, los resultados muestran que la medida es psicométricamente adecuada para
la investigación en Brasil.


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Lins de Holanda Coelho, G., H. P. Hanel, P., Medeiros Cavalcanti, T., Teixeira Rezende, A., & Veloso Gouveia, V. (2016). Breve Escala de Resiliencia: Testando su estructura e invariancia factorial en Brazil. Universitas Psychologica, 15(2), 397-408.