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Adaptive Behavior Assessment System, Third Edition
(ABAS-3)

 

Overview: Provides a complete assessment of adaptive skills across the life span

Age Range: Birth–89:11

Other Languages: Spanish

Completion Time: 15 – 20 minutes for each rating form

Forms: Behavior rating scale typically completed by parent, caregiver, and/or teacher; self-rating option for adults

  • Parent/Primary Caregiver Form
    (Ages 0–5),
  • Teacher/Daycare Provider Form
    (Ages 2–5),
  • Parent Form (Ages 5–21),
  • Teacher Form (Ages 5–21), and
  • Adult Form (Ages 16–89)

Norms: Based on a large sample representative of the U.S. population

Scores/Interpretation: For the 11 skill areas assessed—norm-referenced scaled scores. For the 3 adaptive domains and the General Adaptive Composite (GAC)—norm-referenced standard scores, confidence intervals for standard scores, and percentile ranks. In addition, all scores can be categorized descriptively.

Scoring Options: Scoring Assistant® software

Publication Date: 2015

 
 
 

Product Details

The third edition of this highly regarded assessment gives you a complete picture of adaptive skills across the life span. Retaining all of the essential features that made the second edition the preferred instrument, the ABAS-3 is even easier to administer and score. It is particularly useful for evaluating those with developmental delays, autism spectrum disorder, intellectual disability, learning disabilities, neuropsychological disorders, and sensory or physical impairments.

Use the ABAS-3 to:

  • Assess adaptive skills
  • Assist in diagnosing and classifying various developmental, learning, and behavioral disabilities and disorders
  • Identify strengths and weaknesses
  • Develop treatment plans and training goals
  • Document and monitor progress over time
  • Determine eligibility for services such as Social Security disability benefits, and evaluate capacity to live or work independently
  • Facilitate research and program evaluation

Features:

  • New norms, updated item content, and improved ease of use
  • Covers individuals from birth to 89 years of age
  • Assesses 11 essential skill areas within 3 major adaptive domains: Conceptual, Social, and Practical
  • Identifies strengths and weaknesses
  • Integrates assessment, intervention planning, and progress monitoring
  • Compatible with AAIDD, DSM-5, and IDEA
  • Available in print, software, and online evaluation formats

Pricing & Ordering

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Order Components

 
Manual Scoring
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  • Kits

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  • ABAS-3 Comprehensive Kit (Ages 0 to 89)
    0158009150
    $310.00
     
    Includes 5 Infant and Preschool: Parent/Primary Caregiver Forms; 5 Infant and Preschool: Teacher/Daycare Provider Forms; 5 School: Parent Forms; 5 School: Teacher Forms; 5 Adult Forms; Manual; Intervention Planner
 
Adult
 
 
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  • ABAS-3 Adult Kit (Ages 16 to 89)
    0158009290
    $310.00
     
    Includes 25 Adult Forms; Manual; Intervention Planner (Book)
  • Manuals

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  • ABAS-3 Intervention Planner (Book)
    0158009339
    $95.00
     
  • ABAS-3 Manual
    0158009347
    $175.00
     
  • Administration Materials

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  • ABAS-3 Adult Form
    0158009312
    $75.00
     
    Ages 16-89; Pkg of 25
  • ABAS-3 Spanish Adult Form
    0158009320
    $75.00
     
    Ages 16-89; Pkg of 25
 
Infant
 
 
  • Kits

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  • ABAS-3 Infant and Preschool Kit (Ages 0 to 5)
    0158009177
    $375.00
     
    Includes 25 Parent/Primary Caregiver Forms; 25 Infant and Preschool: Teacher/Daycare Provider Forms; Manual; Intervention Planner (Book)
  • Manuals

    Price

    Qty

     
  • ABAS-3 Intervention Planner (Book)
    0158009339
    $95.00
     
  • ABAS-3 Manual
    0158009347
    $175.00
     
  • Administration Materials

    Price

    Qty

     
  • ABAS-3 Parent/Primary Caregiver Form
    0158009193
    $75.00
     
    Pkg of 25
  • ABAS-3 Spanish Parent/Primary Caregiver Form
    0158009207
    $75.00
     
    Pkg of 25
  • ABAS-3 Teacher/Daycare Provider Form
    0158009215
    $75.00
     
    Pkg of 25
  • ABAS-3 Spanish Teacher/Daycare Provider Form
    0158009223
    $75.00
     
    Pkg of 25
 
School
 
 
  • Kits

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  • ABAS-3 School Kit (Ages 5 to 21)
    0158009231
    $375.00
     
    Includes 25 Parent Forms; 25 School: Teacher Forms; Manual; Intervention Planner (Book)
  • Manuals

    Price

    Qty

     
  • ABAS-3 Intervention Planner (Book)
    0158009339
    $95.00
     
  • ABAS-3 Manual
    0158009347
    $175.00
     
  • Administration Materials

    Price

    Qty

     
  • ABAS-3 Parent Form
    0158009258
    $75.00
     
    Pkg of 25
  • ABAS-3 Spanish Parent Form
    0158009266
    $75.00
     
    Pkg of 25
  • ABAS-3 School: Teacher Form (Pack of 25)
    0158009274
    $75.00
     
    Pkg of 25
  • ABAS-3 Spanish Teacher Form
    0158009282
    $75.00
     
 
 
Software-based Scoring and Reporting
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  • Kits

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  • ABAS-3 Comprehensive Kit (Ages 0-89) with Scoring Assistant and Intervention Planner
    0158009169
    $450.00
     
    Includes 5 Infant and Preschool: Parent/Primary Caregiver Forms; 5 Infant and Preschool: Teacher/Daycare Provider Forms; 5 School: Parent Forms; 5 School: Teacher Forms; 5 Adult Forms; Manual; Scoring Assistant and Intervention Planner CD (Full Version)
 
Adult
 
 
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  • ABAS-3 Adult Kit (Ages 16 t0 89) with Scoring Assistant and Intervention Planner
    0158009304
    $450.00
     
    Includes 25 Adult Forms; Manual; Scoring Assistant and Intervention Planner CD (Full Version)
  • Manuals

    Price

    Qty

     
  • ABAS-3 Intervention Planner (Book)
    0158009339
    $95.00
     
  • ABAS-3 Manual
    0158009347
    $175.00
     
  • Administration Materials

    Price

    Qty

     
  • ABAS-3 Adult Form
    0158009312
    $75.00
     
    Ages 16-89; Pkg of 25
  • ABAS-3 Spanish Adult Form
    0158009320
    $75.00
     
    Ages 16-89; Pkg of 25
 
Infant
 
 
  • Kits

    Price

    Qty

     
  • Manuals

    Price

    Qty

     
  • ABAS-3 Intervention Planner (Book)
    0158009339
    $95.00
     
  • ABAS-3 Manual
    0158009347
    $175.00
     
  • Administration Materials

    Price

    Qty

     
  • ABAS-3 Teacher/Daycare Provider Form
    0158009215
    $75.00
     
    Pkg of 25
  • ABAS-3 Spanish Teacher/Daycare Provider Form
    0158009223
    $75.00
     
    Pkg of 25
  • Additional Materials

    Price

    Qty

     
  • ABAS-3 Parent/Primary Caregiver Form
    0158009193
    $75.00
     
    Pkg of 25
  • ABAS-3 Spanish Parent/Primary Caregiver Form
    0158009207
    $75.00
     
    Pkg of 25
 
School
 
 
  • Kits

    Price

    Qty

     
  • ABAS-3 School Kit (Ages 5 to 21) with Scoring Assistant and Intervention Planner
    015800924X
    $495.00
     
    Includes 25 Parent Forms; 25 School: Teacher Forms; Manual; Scoring Assistant and Intervention Planner CD (Full Version)
  • Manuals

    Price

    Qty

     
  • ABAS-3 Intervention Planner (Book)
    0158009339
    $95.00
     
  • ABAS-3 Manual
    0158009347
    $175.00
     
  • Administration Materials

    Price

    Qty

     
  • ABAS-3 Parent Form
    0158009258
    $75.00
     
    Pkg of 25
  • ABAS-3 Spanish Parent Form
    0158009266
    $75.00
     
    Pkg of 25
  • ABAS-3 School: Teacher Form (Pack of 25)
    0158009274
    $75.00
     
    Pkg of 25
  • ABAS-3 Spanish Teacher Form
    0158009282
    $75.00
     
  • Additional Materials

    Price

    Qty

     
  • ABAS-3 Unlimited-Use Scoring Assistant CD
    0158009355
    $175.00
     
    Requires Windows 8, 7, Vista, or XP; minimum 175 MB free hard-disk space; Internet Explorer 5.0 or above.
  • ABAS-3 Unlimited-Use Scoring Assistant and Intervention Planner CD (Full Version)
    0158009363
    $240.00
     
    Requires Windows 8, 7, Vista, or XP; minimum 175 MB free hard-disk space; Internet Explorer 5.0 or above.
 
 
 
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