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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
A-CA-m-rc-nvt-24-a
Focus:
Affect: Cheerful Appearance (A-CA)
Time frame:
momentary (now) (m)
Mode:
rating by clinican (rc)
Scale Type:
numeric + verbal scales transformed to same range (nvt)
Scale Range:
24

Description

Ratings made by trained students from video taped interviews on...
A:  Cheerful appearance
      rated on 7 step faces scale  
B:  Happiness:  I think this person is happy
      1 strongly disagree
      :
      10 strongly agree
C: Life satisfaction: I think this person looks satisfied
      1 strongly disagree
      :
      10 strongly agree

Computation: A+B+C

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Choi (2011): study NL 2009 Participants in a 9 day meditation retreat and controls, Netherlands, 2009 N = 26