Assessment Summary

Self Audit (SA)

The Self-Audit (SA) is designed for counseling and treatment program intake. The SA can also be used in court, probation and community corrections settings. It can be administered individually or in group settings. The SA is scored on-site with reports printed within 2½ minutes of test data entry.

The SA consists of 160 items and takes 30 to 35 minutes to complete.

  1. Truthfulness Scale
  2. Distress Scale
  3. Resistance Scale
  4. Morale Scale
  5. Violence Scale
  6. Alcohol Scale
  7. Drugs Scale
  8. Self Esteem Scale
  9. Stress Coping Abilities Scale

The SA screens important clinical attitudes and behaviors. The SA is a clinical intake test. It is designed to screen important attitudes and behaviors that influence counseling and therapy. The Violence Scale represents an area of inquiry that is often overlooked in patient intake procedures. Other SA scales represent more traditional topics of interest during intake.

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