Behavioural Assessment of the Dysexecutive Syndrome in Children (BADS-C)

Behavioural Assessment of the Dysexecutive Syndrome in Children (BADS-C)

Description

Behavioural Assessment of the Dysexecutive Syndrome in Children is a scientifically valid and reliable battery of tests of executive functioning. BADS-C is applicable both to children and adolescents.

Behavioural Assessment of the Dysexecutive Syndrome in Children is a scientifically valid and reliable battery of tests of executive functioning. BADS-C is applicable both to children and adolescents.

Author:

Hazel Emslie, F. Colin Wilson, Vivian Burden, Ian Nimmo-Smith, Barbara A. Wilson

Age Range:

8 to 16 years

Completion Time:

35 to 45 minutes

Norms:

259 U.K. controls, 8 age groups, 3 ability bands, aged scaled scores and percentile ranks

BADS-C is a scientifically valid and reliable battery of tests of executive functioning for children and adolescents, with neuro-developmental disorders such as ADHD, Pervasive Development Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury.

BADS–C:

  • Standardized child-friendly administration
  • Standardized scoring
  • Comprehensive norms