Vanderbilt Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Parent Rating Scale

Vanderbilt Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Parent Rating Scale

Definition

Vanderbilt Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Parent Rating Scale (VADPRS) is a parent rating scale to help diagnose ADHD in children between the ages of 6- and 12-years. The VADPRS consists of the complete list of DSM-IV AD/HD symptoms, a screen for other disruptive behavior disorders, anxiety and depression, and ratings of performance.

Domains

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Administrations

Parent-Rated

Assessment type

Clinical

Assessment modes

Questionnaire

Eligibility

6 to 12 years

Estimated time

About 10 minutes

Attribution

Wolraich ML, Lambert W, Doffing MA, Bickman L, Simmons T, Worley K. Psychometric properties of the Vanderbilt ADHD diagnostic parent rating scale in a referred population. J Pediatr Psychol. 2003 Dec;28(8):559-67. doi: 10.1093/jpepsy/jsg046. PMID: 14602846.