ERIC Number: EJ727213
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004
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The Measurement of Self-Concept in Children with Complex Needs
Buckroyd, Julia; Flitton, Beverley
Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties, v9 n2 p131-139 2004
This article offers a brief definition of self-concept and explores the difficulties of finding an instrument to measure the self-concept of young people who have complex needs. The article focuses on the use of the Piers-Harris 2 instrument, exploring its strengths and weaknesses for this client group.
Descriptors: Self Concept, Measurement Techniques, Measures (Individuals), Youth, Needs, Evaluation, Methods
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Piers Harris Childrens Self Concept Scale