Developmental and Social–Emotional Screening of Young Children (0–6 years of age) in Minnesota
Minnesota Department of Human Services Minnesota Department of Education Minnesota Department of Health

Ages and Stages Questionnaire – Social Emotional (ASQ-SE)

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Social-Emotional Screening Instrument Profile
General Information
Type of Instrument Social-emotional screener
Date of Publication 2002
Age Span Six months – 60 months
Available Languages English, Spanish
Reliability Internal consistency = .82
Test-retest = .94
Validity Concurrent = .90 - .94
Sensitivity 71-85%
Specificity 90-98%
Administration Information
Time to administer 10-15 minutes
Time to score 1-5 minutes
Minimum reading level 6th grade
Minimum scoring skills Can be scored by a paraprofessional
Ordering Information
Name of Test Ages and Stages Questionnaire – Social Emotional (ASQ-SE)
Website Address www.brookespublishing.com
Publisher’s Address Brookes Publishing Co., PO Box 10624, Baltimore, MD 21285-0624
Publisher’s Phone 1-800-638-3775
Publisher’s Fax 410-337-8539
Publisher’s Email custserv@brookespublishing.com
Cost Yes, contact publisher
Educational/Training Resources
Manual available Yes
Video available Yes
Training Method

Seminars are available (see publisher’s Website). Minnesota also offers ASQ-SE trainings for screeners providing services for Minnesota children. http://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/fh/mch/devscrn/training.html

Additional References

Beligere, N., Bandepalli, C., Helin, R., Keane, A., Dharmapuri, S. Parents Report of Social and Emotional Status of the Premature Infants. Ages and Stages Questionnaire (ASQ) on Social and Emotional (S/E) Assessment ASQ:SE. Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics. 26(6):472, December 2005.