Measuring imaging ability: psychometric testing of the imaging ability questionnaire.

@article{Kwekkeboom2000MeasuringIA,
  title={Measuring imaging ability: psychometric testing of the imaging ability questionnaire.},
  author={Kristine Kwekkeboom},
  journal={Research in nursing & health},
  year={2000},
  volume={23 4},
  pages={301-9}
}
Imaging ability, defined as the ability to create vivid mental images and to experience those images as if they were almost real, has been suggested as a moderator in effective use of guided imagery for symptom relief. Persons with good imaging ability are thought to be more likely to succeed in relieving a symptom with guided imagery than persons with poor imaging ability. The purpose of this paper is to describe the development of an instrument designed to measure imaging ability, the Imaging… CONTINUE READING