Assessment of Life Skills

Importance of Assessment

Assessment is an integral part of any education or intervention programme.

Formal and informal assessments

A range of assessment methods are available when measuring skills in daily life tasks.

Assessment of Functional Living Skills (AFLS)

The Assessment of Functional Living Skills (AFLS) is an assessment, skills tracking system and teaching companion for the development of independent living skills.

Task Analysis

A task analysis is a more informal method of assessment which does not have normative data (ie - data that characterise what is usual in a defined population at a specific point or period of time).

TEACCH – Transition Assessment Profile (T-TAP)

The T-TAP is an autism-specific assessment which measures skills in a range of vocational, self-care, household and social activities.