Decisional Forgiveness Scale (DFS)

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Decisional Forgiveness Scale

The Decisional Forgiveness Scale developed by Worthington et al (2012)
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Mar 13, 2024, 4:09PM


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Worthington‚ E. L.‚ Jr.‚ Hook‚ J. N.‚ Utsey‚ S. O.‚ Williams‚ J. K.‚ & Neil‚ R. L. (2007‚October). Decisional and Emotional Forgiveness. Paper presented at the International Positive Psychology Summit. Washington‚ DC.

Worthington‚ E. L.‚ Hook‚ J. N.‚ Vitvliet‚ C. V. 0.‚ Williams‚ J.‚ Nir‚ T.‚ Utsey‚ S. O.‚ & Dueck‚ A. (2008). Emotional and decisional forgiveness: Construct validity‚ development of self-report measures‚ and psychometric properties of the instruments. Unpublished manuscript‚ Department of Psychology‚ Virginia Commonwealth University‚ Richmond‚ VA.

Marigoudar, S., & Kamble, S. (2014). A study of forgiveness and empathy: A gender difference. Indian Journal of Positive Psychology, 5(2), 173-177.

Duggi, D., & Kamble, S. (2014). Decisional and emotional forgiveness in people of three religious groups in India. Indian Journal of Health and Wellbeing, 5(1), 24-29.