Beliefs And Evaluations About Counseling Services (Beacs): Scale Development
attitudes toward psychological help, help-seeking attitudes, Scale development, Theory of Planned Behavior, Theory of Reasoned Action
Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling and Development
We developed the Beliefs and Evaluations About Counseling Services (BEACS) scale by incorporating a mathematical formula adopted from the Theory of Reasoned Action. We conducted three studies using distinctive samples for item generation, exploratory and confirmatory factor analyses, and obtained the validity evidence for scores from the scale.
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UNI ScholarWorks, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa
Choi, Seong In and Gerstein, Lawrence H., "Beliefs And Evaluations About Counseling Services (Beacs): Scale Development" (2020). Faculty Publications. 283.