Statistical Analyses, Data Screening and Cleaning

Statistical Analyses, Data Screening and Cleaning

In the present study, data were analyzed by the Statistical Package of Social Sciences (SPSS), version 22 for Mac. Because of the fact that data were collected through Survey Monkey, there were no missing cases. In order to perform the mediation analyses, PROCESS...
Procedure

Procedure

In order to collect data of the present study permission was obtained from Middle East Technical University Graduate School of Social Science Ethics Committee. Data of the present study was collected from traffic accident survivors in Turkey. For data collection...
Positive Driver Behaviors Scale

Positive Driver Behaviors Scale

The Positive Driver Behavior Scale was developed by Özkan and Lajunen (2005) in order to provide a positive driver behavior dimension to Driver Behavior Questionnaire (Reason, Manstead, Stradling, Baxter, & Campbell, 1990). The aim of the Positive Driver Behavior...
Multidimensional Scale of Perceived Social Support (MSPSS)

Multidimensional Scale of Perceived Social Support (MSPSS)

Multidimensional Scale of Social Support (MSPSS) was developed by Zimet, Dahlem, Zimet, and Farley (1988). The scale was composed of 12 items designed to measure perceived social support acquired from three sources, namely family, friends, and significant others....
The Impact of Events Scale – Revised (IES-R)

The Impact of Events Scale – Revised (IES-R)

The Impact of Event Scale (IES) was developed by Horowitz, Wilner, and Alvarez (1979) in order to assess the frequency of posttraumatic stress symptoms experienced during the past week. The scale consisted of 15 items rated on a 4-point scale namely, 0 (not at all), 1...
Posttraumatic Growth Inventory (PTGI)

Posttraumatic Growth Inventory (PTGI)

The Posttraumatic Growth Inventory was developed by Tedeschi and Calhoun (1996) in order to measure positive changes in the aftermath of traumatic events. It consists of 21 items rated on a 6-point scale ranging from 0 (“I did notexperience this change as a result of...
Ways of Coping Inventory (WCI)

Ways of Coping Inventory (WCI)

The Ways of Coping Inventory (WCI) was developed by Folkman and Lazarus (1985) in order to assess the coping processes following stressful situations. The original scale was composed of 66 items. The Turkish adaptation of WCI (Siva, 1991) includes 74 items because 8...
Event Related Rumination Inventory (ERRI)

Event Related Rumination Inventory (ERRI)

Event Related Rumination Inventory (ERRI) was developed by Cann, Calhoun, Tedeschi, Triplett, Vishnevsky, and Lindstrom (2011) in order to assess ruminations that were activated during the cognitive processing in the aftermath of trauma. The first 10 items were the...
Basic Personality Traits Inventory (BPTI)

Basic Personality Traits Inventory (BPTI)

Basic Personality Traits Inventory (BPTI) was developed by Gençöz and Öncül (2012) in order to assess basic personality traits in Turkish culture. It consists 45 adjectives of personality rated on a 5-point scale ranging from 1 (“This characteristic does not represent...
The Socio-demographic Information Form

The Socio-demographic Information Form

The Socio-demographic Information Form was developed in order to collect information about age, gender, marital status, education level, vocation, work status (employed, if yes; time of employment), and income level rated on a 5-point scale rangin from 1 (very low) to...