ACASI – substance abuse history and sexual risk taking behaviors survey

Measure DescriptionSource of measure Questions adapted from DHHS, 2008 and Montana Meth Project, 2008
Mode of administration Computer assisted interview
Age range for use Teen-adult
Domains Assessed
Related Measures
BurdenTraining needed to administerThe ACASI software is very user-friendly. Staff need to be trained in the software before administering the ACASI. (~1 hour)
Minutes to complete 60
# of items
Adaptation for AIAN useAdapted
Developer allows adaptation?
Used with AIAN populations? Yes
AIAN: Cronbach's alpha range
AIAN: Evidence of validity
Other populations: Cronbach's alpha range
Other populations: Evidence of validity
SourceDeveloperCreated by study team, with questions adapted from DHHS, 2008 and Montana meth Project, 2008
SummaryComments about sensitivity to change
General remarks ACASI data system was well-received by participants and made data collection and management process more efficient.