Spiritual Connection Questionnaire (SCQ-48)


Author of Tool: 

Wheeler, P. and Hyland, M. E.

Key references: 

Wheeler, P. and Hyland, M. E. (2008), The development of a scale to measure the experience of spiritual connection and the correlation between this experience and values. Spirituality Health, 9: 193–217. doi: 10.1002/shi.348

Primary use / Purpose: 

The Spiritual Connection Questionnaire (SCQ-48) is a 48-item, uni-dimensional measure that assesses the experience of a “sense of connection” with: the universe, people, nature, and places.


Web link to tool: 

Spiritual Connection Questionnaire (SCQ-48)

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