The Cognitive Style Questionnaire-Short Form (CSQ-SF) is a 72-item questionnaire that measures vulnerabilities for anxiety and depression.
Each item is scored on a scale from 1 to 5 except for those items that are reverse coded:
1 = strongly disagree
2 = disagree
3 = undecided
4 = agree
5 = strongly agree
internality: items 1 and 6
globality: items 2 and 7
stability: items 3 and 8
negative consequences: item 4
self-worth implications: items 5 and 9
Meins, E., McCarthy-Jones, S., Fernyhough, C., Lewis, G., Bentall, R. P., & Alloy, L. B. (2012). Assessing negative cognitive style: Development and validation of a Short-Form version of the Cognitive Style Questionnaire. Personality and individual differences, 52(5), 581-585.
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