Supporting individual success supports intensity scale policy. Sis rating key with definitions rating type of support definition 0. Users manual and through training provided by american association on intellectual and developmental disabilities aaidd sis trainers. There is an assessment for adults and an assessment for children. The supports intensity scale sis is a strengthbased, comprehensive assessment tool that measures an individuals support needs in personal, workrelated and social activities in order to identify and describe the types and intensity of the supports an individual requires. The scale ranks each activity in three distinct areas. Development and validation of the supports intensity scale sis. Oclcs webjunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.
The supports intensity scale sis is a unique, scientific assessment tool specifically designed to measure the level of practical supports required by people with intellectual disabilities i. Sis measures the individuals support needs in personal, workrelated, and social activities in order to identify and describe the types and intensity of the supports an individual requires. Instruction manual tenspros intensity 12 roscoe medical 2 this manual is valid for the intensity 12 this instruction manual is published by roscoe medical inc. The sis measures support needs in the areas of home living, community living, lifelong learning, employment, health and safety, social activities, protection and advocacy, exceptional medical, and exceptional behavioral needs. A 12page interview form that includes new demographic items, which allow largescale users to easily create reports on a variety of demographic variables.
All applicable local codes and regulations apply to proper installation of this product. Jul 30, 20 if you have an adult child or an almost adult child with autism, youve probably heard about the supports intensity scale sis. Support ratings are then used to determine a persons support needs in the. These scores are used and have been reported in research by ddd but unfortunately, the author does not report the significance of the scores nor. The sisnl is the dutch translated version of the sis. Use the information specific to your instrument and software when calling proteinsimple for technical support and software upgrades. A new tool available from the american association of intellectual and developmental disabilities for assessing the needs of those with intellectual disabilities.
Supplemental administration and scoring procedures buntinx. A standardized assessment designed to measure the pattern and intensity of supports a person 16 years and older with intellectual disabilities requires to be successful in. Using the individual support plan for comprehensive annual planning may, 2020 1 pm et10 am pt therap. Reliability and validity of the supports intensity scale sis measured in adults with physical disabilities.
Step lightly on the lower left corner to select the appropriate user, and then step lightly on the lower right corner. Sis was designed to be part of personcentered planning processes that help all individuals identify their unique preferences, skills, and life goals. What makes the supports intensity scale unique and why is north carolina using it. Im trying to make the support intensity scales sis, which are used to assess our folks with id, understandable to those who are reading reports. Supporting individual success supports intensity scale. Supports intensity scale sis assessment for innovations.
The supports intensity scale system has two components. Frequency of support, and daily support time scale score type of support frequency of support daily support time. A reordered subscale to allow a more comfortable progression of sensitive topics during the interview. Users manual find, read and cite all the research you need on. Thompson and others published supports intensity scale adult version. William smit, 1 bart sabbe, 2 and peter prinzie 1, 2. In hopes of understanding the support intensity scales.
Tenspros this manual is valid for the intensitytm 10 tens stimulator conformity to safety standards this user manual is published by current solutions, llc current solutions, llc does not guarantee its contents and. To measure the pattern and intensity of a persons support needs for a. International purchases of sisa products cannot be made online. Support needs index support needs scale support raw scores support time type supports intensity scale table total raw. Supports intensity scale childrens version sisc users manual. If the weight of two or more users is similar, the scale will display the user number e. This assessment scale has been translated and adapted for spain in spanish and catalan gine et al. Headquartered in parsippany, nj, ohaus corporation manufactures an extensive line of weighing scales, lab equipment and lab instruments that meet the weighing, sample processing and measurement needs of multiple industries. An updated users manual that incorporates new information and lessons learned since its original publication in 2004. Tailoring supports for individual needs requires tools that reliably and validly measure those needs.
The supports intensity scaleadult version sisa has several value added changes. Using this subset of the sample, we engaged in exploratory analysis to examine the degree to which latent clusters were present in the data, and after. Everyone enrolled in the innovations waiver will complete a sis assessment. Only probe assemblies which meet the manufacturers specifications shall be used. It supplementsbut does not replaceinformation in the sis users manual. Sis was designed to be part of personcentered planning processes that help all. The supports intensity scale adult version is a standardized assessment of support needs. A 128page users manual explains how to administer the scale. To enhance the person centered planning process to replace the ncsnap for all individuals participating in the innovations waiver sis gives solid information about support needs that can be used to make a reliable collective. Thompson and others published supports intensity scale. This tool is called the supports intensity scale sis. Numerous and frequentlyupdated resource results are available from this search. The intensity of the effect will gradually increase.
Revised 11408 type of support frequency daily support time what help do you need to item on your own or by yourself. Supports intensity scale sis south dakota pre auth. The sis users manual makes it easy to score and interpret the instru. The supports intensity scale autism society alberta. Usertouser support is offered through our official avsim forums. The sis interview is conducted in accordance with the guidelines specified in the supports intensity scale.
A supports intensity scale sis assessment determines the daily supports a person with intellectual and development disabilities needs to live as independently as possible in the community. How frequently is support on a typical day when support in this area is what kind of support needed for this activity. Support intensity scale community support network, inc. The supports intensity scalechildrens version sisc was developed to provide a standardized measure of support needs of children with intellectual disability. Updated this guide lists the roles available for assignment to a user. American association on intellectual and developmental disabilities. Updated this guide lists the roles available for assignment to a. These scores are used and have been reported in research by ddd but unfortunately, the author does not report the significance of the scores nor use as they are intended by the developers of. Supports intensity scale sis assessment information. Milestones 2016 supports intensity scale childrens version. Identify the frequency, daily support time, and type of support that is reported necessary for the person to be successful in the six activity. Electronic life support equipment, such as respirators.
About this manual page 3 alphaview software user guide figure 11. Supports intensity scale trillium health resources. The responsible body or operator should refer to the instruction manual to preserve the protection afford by the equipment. Magazine article the exceptional parent the support intensity scale. That is the function of aaidds supports intensity scale sis sis measures the individuals support needs in personal, workrelated, and social activities in order to identify and describe the types and intensity of the supports an individual requires. Individual and family therap access user group may 20, 2020 12 pm et9 am pt therap. Example of application of supports intensity scale iowa dhs. Apply to support coordinator, telecommunications engineer, clerk and more. When the red light is on, the buzzer will sound, and the cross in icon g will appear, the edge of stud is located. Quarterly nursing user group may 12, 2020 1 pm et10 am pt therap. Utilizing a standardized tool in promoting individualized outcomes.
The k1 is a rugged, compact thermal camera that becomes an extra set of eyes on. Reliability and validity of the supports intensity scale. View and download ihealth hs5 owners manual online. Mar 28, 2018 in may of 2016, the dda launched the supports intensity scale sis assessment tool. Traditionally, a persons level of intellectual disability has been measured by the skills the individual lacks. Construct validation of the supports intensity scale.
American association on mental retardation the suuports intensity scale sis is a multidimensional scale designed to determine the pattern and intensity of an individuals support needs. The interviewer assesses the individuals 21 21 intensity of support need for each medical and behaviouralitem using a 3point scale 0 no support needed. The roles have been divided by their type and module making it simpler for users to. Supports intensity scale adult version sisa users manual.
Support specialists will work with you to determine if the unit needs to be sent in for repair. Michigan sisimplementationmanual supports intensityscale sis this. Support avsim forums user to user support is offered through our official avsim forums. Evidence for the good psychometric properties of the instrument has been provided in both dutch and belgium samples buntinx 2006. If you have an adult child or an almost adult child with autism, youve probably heard about the supports intensity scale sis. This manual provides a basic overview of the supports intensity scale sis and. The purpose of this study was to examine the criterion validity of scores on the supports intensity scale childrens version sisc by identifying the relation of sisc scores to those on the.
In contrast, the sis focuses on the pattern and intensity of supports needed to enable a person to participate in. Interrater reliability of the supports intensity scale sis. Manual makes it easy to score and interpret the instru ment, and the webbased version of sis automatically produces reports on assessment. He is editor of intellectual and developmental disabilities, and lead author of the supports intensity scale adult version and the supports intensity scale childrens version, the first standardized assessment scales that measure the support needs of people with disabilities. The sis measures the persons support needs in personal, workrelated, and social activities in order to identify and describe the types and intensity of the supports an individual requires. Sis was developed by aaidd over a fiveyear period in response to changes in how society views and relates to people with disabilities. Over half of the norming sample had a secondary diagnosis of autism. Using this subset of the sample, we engaged in exploratory analysis to examine the degree to which latent clusters were present in. Userwritten plugins make it possible to solve almost any image. Ahtmlversionisalsoavailableas wellasprinterfriendlybookletssee guideformats. Supports intensity scale rating scale information for individuals, family members, and providers the sis supports intensity scale by aaidd is a ed and trademarked assessment tool. If your chauvet product requires service, contact chauvet technical support. Reliability and validity of the supports intensity scale sis. The purpose of this study was to examine the criterion validity of scores on the supports intensity scalechildrens version sisc by identifying the relation of sisc scores to those on the.
If the equipment is used in a manner not specified by the manufacturer, the protection provided by the. To measure the pattern and intensity of a persons support needs for a variety of activities in various settings. Everything you need to evaluate and plan supports and. The sis was developed by 10 disability experts over five years and consists of an 8page interview and profile form that tests support needs in 57 life activities and 28 behavioral and medical areas. The supports intensity scale is a standardized assessment tool, specifically designed to measure the pattern and intensity of supports an. The sis results clearly indicate the frequency of supports needed none, at least once a day, the amount of support needed none, 30 minutes, and the type of support needed gesturing, verbal by the person.
System information this box shows the software version number. Reliable information about the coronavirus covid19 is available from the world health organization current situation, international travel. We are a global leader in the laboratory, industrial and education markets, as well as a host of specialty markets, including the food preparation. Within this context, the support intensity scalesis thompson et al.1554 1301 77 991 523 827 156 33 820 684 1305 839 1253 343 907 1243 547 1437 109 218 914 541 349 633 1133 1200 929 1430 1320 1317 829 200 610 654 716 365 1332