Development of the Assistance to Participate Scale (APS) for children's play and leisure activities.

@article{BourkeTaylor2009DevelopmentOT,
  title={Development of the Assistance to Participate Scale (APS) for children's play and leisure activities.},
  author={Helen M Bourke-Taylor and Mary Business Law and Linsey Howie and Julie F. Pallant},
  journal={Child: care, health and development},
  year={2009},
  volume={35 5},
  pages={738-45}
}
AIM This paper describes the development and psychometric evaluation of the Assistance to Participate Scale (APS). The APS measures the assistance that a school-aged child with a disability requires to participate in play and leisure activities from the primary carer's perspective. METHOD Mixed methodology using an instrument design model was used to complete two studies. First, a qualitative research design was used to generate items and scoring criteria for the APS. Second, a quantitative… CONTINUE READING
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