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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
Individual Protective Factor Index Mental Health and Overall Well-Being English

Info not available

Free 5-24 yrs
Achenbach System of Empirically Based Assessment (ASEBA) - Youth 109 other languages, English

Yes. Must have a masters degree or higher

$, $$ 6-18 yrs
Achenbach System of Empirically Based Assessment (ASEBA) - Adults Adaptive functioning, College counseling, Couples, Family, Forensic, Medical, substance abuse, other services, Mental Health, Problems, Strengths 109 other languages, English

Yes. Must have a masters degree or higher

$, $$ 18-50 yrs