This form describes a number of behaviors seen in some young children. Read the statements that follow the phrase and place a check mark in the box underneath the word that tells how often you saw the behavior. There are no right or wrong answers. For ages 2 through 5 years.
Authored by Paul A. LeBuffe and Jack A. Naglieri, the manual covers six chapters, Introduction, Development and Standardization, Psychometric Properties, Administration and Scoring, Interpretation, and The Use of the DECA and DECA-C within the Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation Model. You may review the Reliability and Validity of the DECA-C by downloading the pdf available on the web page. Copyright 2003 by the Devereux Foundation.