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National Clearinghouse on Homeless Youth and Families

Search Screening & Assessment Tools for RHY Programs


library searchThis web page helps you easily search and access screening and assessment tools relevant to serving youth and young adults. It allows you to search by various criteria to narrow a review of some 120 plus tools. After entering your search criteria, click the "Apply" button and the results will display in a table below and in a spreadsheet you can download by clicking the "CSV" button.

These screening and assessment tools have been compiled by NCHYF to assist youth-serving programs in reviewing and assessing the needs of youth, young adults, and children, relevant to the Division of Runaway and Homeless Youth’s Performance Standards. The tools listed in this database have been pre-screened for relevance but are not endorsed by the Family and Youth Services Bureau (FYSB) and the information contained herein is not an exhaustive list.

Screening/Assessment Tool Title and Link Subject Required Reading Level Language Qualifications required for staff to administer the tool? Cost of materials F-free $-$0-99 $$-$100-199 $$$-$200 & up Population age group
Childhood Trauma Questionnaire:A Retrospective Self-Report (CTQ) Trauma History and Symptoms English

Yes

$$ 12-100 yrs
Trauma and Attachment Belief Scale (TABS) Trauma History and Symptoms English

Yes

$$ 9-100 yrs
Trauma Symptom Checklist for Children (TSCC) Trauma History and Symptoms English, Spanish

Yes

$-$$$ 8-16 yrs
Trauma Symptom Checklist for Children Screening Form (TSCC-SF) Trauma History and Symptoms English, Spanish

Yes

$ 8-17 yrs
Trauma Symptom Inventory-Second Edition (TSI-2) Trauma History and Symptoms English

Yes

$$-$$$ 18-88 yrs
Career Assessment Inventory-The Enhanced Version Vocation/Career Interests

8th grade reading level

English, Spanish

Yes

$ 15-100 yrs
Career Assessment Inventory-The Vocational Version Vocation/Career Interests

8th grade reading level

English, Spanish

Yes

$ 15-100 yrs
Picture Interest Career Survey,Second Edition (PICS) Vocation/Career Interests English

No

$ 10-65 yrs
Beck Depression Inventory-II (BDI-II) Mental Health and Overall Well-Being English, Spanish

Yes

$$ 13-80 yrs
Career Interests,Preferences,and Strengths Inventory (CIPSI) Vocation/Career Interests

3rd grade reading level

English

No

Free 11-22 yrs
Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Assessment (CAPA),Version 4.2 Mental Health and Overall Well-Being English

Yes

Free 9-17 yrs
Child and Adolescent Risk Evaluation Assessment (CARE-2) Mental Health and Overall Well-Being English

Info not available

$ 6-19 yrs
Child Health Questionnaire (CHQ) Mental Health and Overall Well-Being English, Spanish

Info not available

Info Not Available 5-18 yrs
Child/Youth Resiliency:Assessing Developmental Strengths (C/YR:ADS)Questionnaire Mental Health and Overall Well-Being

Info not available

English

No

Free
Children's Functional Assessment Rating Scale (CFARS)& Functional Assessment Rating Scale (FARS) Mental Health and Overall Well-Being English

Yes

Free 0-80 yrs