The MTQ48 for Young People

  • Date of release: 2008
  • Type: Outcome measures & surveys
  • Sectors:
    Children and families, Community development, Education and learning, Employment and training, Young people
  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • Cost: Paid for
  • Developer/Author: Professor Peter Clough, AQR International

The MTQ48 is a measure of Mental Toughness. Mental Toughness is best described as a personality trait which determines, in some part, how individuals perform when exposed to stressors, pressure and challenge. Measures across 4 scales (and two subscales) Challenge, Commitment, Control (Life and Emotional), Confidence (in Abilities and Interpersonal).

The MTQ48 is an effective baseline assessment/diagnostic and with a re-test (after intervention) an effective measure of distance traveled and measure of positive outcomes.

Feedback is available instantly. Feedback comes in 1. An Individual Feedback Report 2. A Coaching Report for advisors/coach/mentor and intervention matrix to direct correct topic of intervention. Intervention Topics include Positive Thinking, Visualisation, Anxiety Control, Attentional Control and Goal Setting. A re-test after intervention provides a Distance Travelled Report to examine progress and positive outcomes.

Each user has their own unique user name and password to their own secure online account which can be accessed at any time. Data is held on a Candidate Database and can be re-visited at any time.

Existing Users

  • Catch 22
  • v Inspired
  • The Children’s Society
  • Hult International Business School
  • Kick Start Enterprises
  • Call of the Wild
  • Goddard Consultants
  • GMCP (Greater Merseyside Connexions Partnership)
  • OCR (Oxford, Cambridge and RSA Examinations Board)
  • Place2Be

The MTQ48 for Young People

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