The Behavior Problems Inventory: an instrument for the assessment of self-injury, stereotyped behavior, and aggression/destruction in individuals with developmental disabilities.

@article{Rojahn2001TheBP,
  title={The Behavior Problems Inventory: an instrument for the assessment of self-injury, stereotyped behavior, and aggression/destruction in individuals with developmental disabilities.},
  author={Johannes Rojahn and Johnny L. Matson and Dan Lott and A J Esbensen and Yemonja Smalls},
  journal={Journal of autism and developmental disorders},
  year={2001},
  volume={31 6},
  pages={577-88}
}
The Behavior Problems Inventory (BPI-01) is a 52-item respondent-based behavior rating instrument for self-injurious, stereotypic, and aggressive/destructive behavior in mental retardation and other developmental disabilities. Items are rated on a frequency scale and a severity scale. The BPI-01 was administered by interviewing direct care staff of 432 randomly selected residents from a developmental center between the ages of 14 to 91 years. For 73% of those selected, at least one problem was… CONTINUE READING