Author/s: Jack A Naglieri and Sam Goldstein
Publication year: 2009
Age Range: 2 years to 18 years
Administration: Individual – 20 minutes; Short Form: 5 minutes
Scores/Interpretation: ASRS Scoring Software or manual scoring
Multi-informant measure to identify symptoms, behaviors, and associated features of Autism Spectrum Disorders.
This multi-informant measure is designed to help you identify symptoms, behaviors, and associated features of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs) in children and adolescents ages 2 to 18.
Use the ASRS to help:
- Support the diagnostic process
- Guide the development of intervention and treatment strategies
- Monitor responses to intervention and its effectiveness
- Behavioral Rigidity
- Sensory Sensitivity
- Attention/Self-Regulation (Full form for ages 2–5)
- Attention (Full form for ages 6–18)
- Social/Emotional Reciprocity
Using a five-point Likert rating scale, parents and teachers are asked to evaluate how often they observe specific behaviors in the child or adolescent. The full form contains 70 items for ages 2–5 and 71 items for ages 6–18. The short form, designed for ages2–18, contains 15 items.
Key areas measured:
- Unusual Behaviors
- Self-Regulation (Full form for ages 6–18)
- Peer Socialization
- Adult Socialization
- Atypical Language
Features & Benefits
- Items help assess DSM–IV–TR® symptom criteria for ASDs.
- Easy administration, scoring, and result interpretation.
- Excellent reliability and validity.
- Short form can be used for screening or treatment monitoring.
Manual Scoring – Allows you to administer and score assessments by hand.
Complete Handscored Kit:
Includes manual, 25 Parent/Teacher/Short QuikScore Forms (2-5 years) and 25 Parent/Teacher/Short QuikScore Forms (6-18 years)