Understanding Dispositional Hope in General and Clinical Populations

@article{Espinoza2017UnderstandingDH,
  title={Understanding Dispositional Hope in General and Clinical Populations},
  author={Macarena Espinoza and Guadalupe Molinari and Ernestina Etchemendy and Roc{\'i}o Herrero and Cristina Botella and Rosa Mar{\'i}a Ba{\~n}os Rivera},
  journal={Applied Research in Quality of Life},
  year={2017},
  volume={12},
  pages={439-450}
}
Hope is a positive, future-thinking construct that is highly related to pursuing and achieving our personal goals. Considering its relevance for well-being and psychological adjustment, the purpose of this study is to explore the psychometric properties of the Spanish version of the Dispositional Hope Scale (DHS) (Snyder et al. in Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 60(4), 570–585, 1991), its relation with important psychological health indicators (depression, hopelessness, optimism… 

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