It’s really important that we collect data from participants in Stoic Week. Please help by filling out these online forms again after you read the Handbook. It will only take a few minutes. Previous participants have told us they find it very interesting and useful to fill out the questionnaires and monitor their own progress.
Click on each link below in turn to open the form in a new browser window. Please remember to use exactly the same name and email address for all questionnaires and to click “submit” when you’ve entered your responses. You should receive an email confirming your responses for each form, within the next week. This will also include some interesting notes on your scores and comparisons with previous student averages for the SABS.
- Stoic Attitudes and Behaviours Scale (SABS)
This scale was developed by our research team and has gone through various revisions. The items have been checked with academics for their relevance to Stoicism and revised based on feedback from hundreds of previous participants.
- The Flourishing Scale (FS)
This brief scale provides a measure of general psychological wellbeing, such as your sense of having a meaningful life.
- Scale of Positive and Negative Experiences (SPANE)
This brief scale measure a range of different emotions, like joy, contentment, anger, sadness, etc.
- Satisfaction with Life Scale (SWLS)
This is another brief scale, designed to measure your overall level of contentment with life.
If possible, please also complete the brief course evaluation form as well to give us your feedback on the course.
Thanks very much for taking the time to do this!
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