Control, Autonomy, Self-Realization, Pleasure (CASP-19)

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" M. Hyde , R. D. Wiggins , P. Higgs & D. B. Blane (2003) A measure of quality of life in early old age: The theory, development and properties of a needs satisfaction model (CASP-19), Aging & Mental Health, 7:3, 186-194, DOI: 10.1080/1360786031000101157"
General information
Purpose The Control, Autonomy, Self-realization, Pleasure (CASP-19) is a 19-item self-report questionnaire used to measure the quality of life, 65-75 years.
Domain(s) Life Satisfaction
Quality of Life
Target population Adult
Number of items 19
Administration format self-report
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Alternate forms
Availability in other languages Vietnamese, Swedish, Spanish, Russian, Italian, Hebrew, Greek, German, French, English, Dutch, Danish, Croatian, Brazilian Portuguese, Maltese
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Related information on use of the measure
Non-exhaustive list of psychometric studies
Stoner, C. R., Orrell, M., & Spector, A. (2019). The psychometric properties of the control, autonomy, self-realisation and pleasure scale (CASP-19) for older adults with dementia. Aging & mental health, 23(5), 643–649.
Additional information

The CASP-19 has a dedicated website that can be used for more information.