Copyright acknowledgements for scales and instruments

Some items used in Growing Up in Australia are copyrighted and cannot be used without permission of the copyright holders. Every effort has been made to identify these items and their sources. Copyright information is contained within the individual questionnaires and in the table below. The copyright owner should be acknowledged when reporting data collected using these items. Researchers who intend to use these questions in other studies will need to obtain permission from the copyright holder.

Growing Up in Australia: The Longitudinal Study of Australian Children - Copyright acknowledgements
Scale Sources
Academic Rating Scale (ARS) National Center for Education Statistics (n.d.). Early Childhood Longitudinal Study - Kindergarten (ECLS-K). Washington, DC: Department of Education.

nces.ed.gov/ecls
Approaches to Learning 'Approaches to learning' is a subscale of the ECLS-K Social Rating Scale - Permissions required.

National Center for Education Statistics (n.d.). Early Childhood Longitudinal Study - Kindergarten (ECLS-K). Washington, DC: Department of Education.

nces.ed.gov/ecls


The teacher and parent SRS (in ECLS-K) are adaptations of the Social Skills Rating System (SSRS) by Gresham and Elliot 1990. The SSRS is a copyrighted instrument licensed through Pearson Assessment.
Attitudes to School 'Attitudes to School' used in Longitudinal Surveys of Australian Youth is an abridged form of the secondary school version of the 'ACER School Life Questionnaire'. Australian Council for Educational Research is the copyright holder of both these instruments. Reproduced with permission from Australian Council for Educational Research.

www.acer.edu.au
Brief Infant-Toddler Social Emotional Assessment (BITSEA) Copyright © Margaret Briggs-Gowan and Alice Carter 2002 Yale University and the University of Massachusetts. Reproduced with permission of Publisher, Harcourt Assessment, Inc. All rights reserved.

Email Margaret Briggs-Gowan; Email Alice Carter
Children's Communication Checklist 2nd Edition (CCC2) Children's Communication Checklist 2nd Edition (CCC-2). Copyright © 2003 by Pearson Assessment. Reproduced with permission. All rights reserved.

Email Lesley Munro or Email Claire Parker

www.psychcorp.co.uk
CSBS (Communication and Symbiotic Behaviour Scales - Infant/Toddler Checklist) Amy M. Wetherby & Barry M. Prizant © 2001 by Oaul H. Brookes Publishing Co.
Family Adaptability and Cohesion Evaluation Scale (FACES II) FACES II (English version), Life Innovations Inc. Reproduced with permission from the author, Dr David H. Olson.

www.facesiv.com
Family Psychosocial Screen (Kemper) Two items from the RAND Corporations' 8-item Screening Instrument for Depressive Disorders

www.rand.org/health/surveys_tools/depression.html
Growing Up in Ireland Reproduced with permission from Growing Up in Ireland

Email Claire Delaney

www.growingup.ie
Kessler K6 - depression Kessler, R. C., Barker, P. R., Colpe, L. J., Epstein, J. F., Gfroerer, J. C., Hiripi, E., Howes, M. J., Normand, S-L. T., Manderscheid, R. W., Walters, E. E., Zaslavsky, A. M. (2003) Screening for serious mental illness in the general population. Arch Gen Psychiatry, 60, 184-189.
KIDSCREEN-52, Health Questionnaire for Children and Young People (UK version, Child and Adolescent version, 8 to 18 years) Reproduced with permission from the publisher, KIDSCREEN Group, Europe.

Email Professor Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer

www.kidscreen.org
MacArthur Scale of Communicative Development Inventory (CDI-111) Fenson, L., Marchman, M. A., Thal, D., Dale, Philip S., Bates, E.,& Reznick, J. S. (in press). The MacArthur-Bates Communicative Development Inventories: User's Guide and Technical Manual, Second Edition. Baltimore: Brookes Publishing.
Parenting Style Inventory Copyright permission required from the author.

Email Nancy Darling
Parents' Evaluation of Developmental Status (PEDS) Parent's Evaluation of Developmental Status (PEDS), the Australian version. Centre for Community Child Health, Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne 2005. Adapted with permission from Frances Page Glascoe, Ellsworth and Vandermeer Press Ltd.

Email Cathy Grove

www.rch.org.au/ccch/peds
PEDS-QL Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory PedsQL™ 4.0 Generic Core Scales. Adapted and reproduced with permission of the publisher MAPI Research TRUST and author, Dr. James W. Varni. All rights reserved.

www.proqolid.org; www.mapi-trust.org
Project EAT Copyright permission required from the study- Project EAT, University of Minnesota.

Email Dianne Neumark-Sztainer

www.sphresearch.umn.edu/epi/project-eat/
Student Teacher Relationship Scale - Short Form Copyright permission required from the author - Dr Robert C. Pianta, University of Virginia.

Email Dr Robert C. Pianta
Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test (PPVT- III) Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test, Third Edition (PPVT-III). Copyright © 1959, 1981, 1989, 1997 Wascana Limited Partnership, Inc. Adapted and reproduced with permission of the publisher NCS Pearson, Inc. All rights reserved.

William Schryver - HAS-SAT Shared Dist. and Licensing
Email Pearson licensing

LSAC Aust Short-form - developed by S. Rothman, ACER
School-Age Temperament Inventory Copyright permission required from the author - Dr Sandee McClowry, New York University.

Email Dr Sandee McClowry
Strengths & Difficulties Questionnaire (SDQ) © Robert Goodman 1999, UK

www.sdqinfo.com
Short Temperament Scale for Toddlers (STST)

Short Temperament Scale for Children (STSC)
Items drawn from the Short Temperament Scale for Toddlers, Australian Temperament Project, from Toddler Temperament Scale (Fullard, et al., J. Ped. Psych. 1984, 9: 205-217)
Social Skills Rating System Social Skills Rating System (SSRS). Copyright © 1990 NCS Pearson, Inc. Adapted and reproduced with permission. All rights reserved.

William Schryver - HAS-SAT Shared Dist. and Licensing
Email Pearson licensing
'Who Am I?' Developmental Assessment Australian Council for Educational Research (1999) Who Am I?.
Camberwell, Victoria: ACER. Modified for use.
Wechsler Intelligence Scale - 4th Edition (WISC-IV) Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children, Fourth Edition (WISC-IV). Copyright © 2003 NCS Pearson, Inc. Reproduced with permission. All rights reserved.

William Schryver - HAS-SAT Shared Dist. and Licensing
Email Pearson licensing

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