Positive Mental Health Measurement Scale (PMH)

The PMH is a brief, uni-dimensional and person-centered instrument designed to measure all key and culturally appropriate domains of positive mental health and allow for comparisons across different age, gender, and ethnic groups. Was originally designed for use in Asian countries.


The QUALIDEM is a proxy-based measure designed to measure quality of life among individuals with dementia who live in residential settings.

Scale of Happiness of the Memorial University of Newfoundland

The Scale of Happiness of the Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUNSH) is a self-report measure of subjective well-being containing 24 items that address affect during the preceding month and longer-term affective experiences. Although initially intended for use with older people, its later usage includes adults of any age.

Perceived Wellness Survey (PWS)

The Perceived Wellness Survey (PWS) is a 36-item measure designed to assess an individual’s own perceptions of their wellness through physical, spiritual, intellectual, psychological, social, and emotional dimensions.

Congruity Life Satisfaction Scale

The Congruity Life Satisfaction Scale is a 10-item life satisfaction measure is drawn from a judgment-type theory. This measure is based on the theoretical notion of life satisfaction being a function of a comparison between perceived life accomplishments and a set of evoked standards.