Author/s: Judy Saxton, K L McGonigle, A A Swihart and Francois Buller, Publication year: 2008 Age Range: Older Adults Administration: Individual – 10 to 15 minutes
Description: Assess people with very severe dementia. includes a number of items from the original SIB and takes only 10-15 minutes to administer.
The Severe Impairment Battery – Short Form (SIB-S) has been developed to meet the assessment needs for people with very severe dementia. It includes a number of items from the original SIB and takes only 10-15 minutes to administer. Subscale scores for nine cognitive domains can be calculated for the SIB-S:
- Visuospatial Ability
- Social Interaction
- Orientating to Name
The new SIB-S is published as a supplement to the original SIB and can be purchased to enhance your assessments for people with severe dementia. Please click SIB for more information about Severe Impairment Battery.
Complete Kit: SIB-S Supplement kit includes manual and pack of 25 record forms