UPSA

The UCSD Performance-based Skills Assessment

The UCSD Performance-based Skills Assessment is a role-play assessment designed to evaluate an individual’s functional capacity in selected domains of basic living skills

UPSA-2

The UPSA-2 includes the following 6 subscales: Financial Skills, Communication, Comprehension/Planning, Transportation, Household Management and Medication Management.
Administration time: Approximately 45 minutes

UPSA-2-VIM

The UPSA-2-VIM includes 5 subscales of the UPSA-2 (excludes Medication Management).
Administration time: Approximately 45 minutes

UPSA-2ER

The UPSA-2ER is an extended range version that contains the same 6 subscales as the UPSA-2 but includes additional questions to increase the level of difficulty for each subscale.
Administration Time: Approximately 60 minutes

UPSA-B

An abbreviated version containing 2 subscales of the UPSA-2 (Financial Skills and Communication Skills). This has also been adapted for use outside of the US by replacing the check writing portion of the Financial Skills subscale with questions similar to the UPSA-2.
Administration Time: Approximately 15 minutes