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Beach Center on Disability

Manual

The Arc’s Self-Determination Scale (SDS) procedural guidelines

The Procedural Guidelines For The Arc’s Self-Determination Scale provides administration and scoring information for this 72-item assessment of self-determination for adolescents with disabilities. This manual provides a comprehensive discussion of self-determination and outlines use of the measure in research and applied settings. A discussion on the use of self-report measures in general and the construction and development of the scale are also included. This item contains information about administering and scoring the Arc's Self-Determination Scale, listed below under "Related Resources".