Tool to Measure Parenting Self-Efficacy (TOPSE)

The Tool to Measure Parenting Self-Efficacy (TOPSE) is a UK-developed instrument that assesses six parenting domains: emotion and affection, play and enjoyment, empathy and understanding, control, discipline and boundary setting, pressures of parenting self-acceptance and learning and knowledge. The instrument is designed to be completed on the first session and last session of a parenting program.

Content

Topics
Conflicts,
Additional Topics,
Child Independence,
Parent Emphathy,
Child Expectations,
Postive Involvement,
Discipline,
Communication,
Teaching,
Parent Support,
Efficacy,
Knowledge,
Confidence,
Skills and Behaviors,
Affection,
Emotional Support,
Child Development,
Family Management,
Parent-Child Relationship
Birth-6 years
Languages
English

Administration Information

Length
Not specified
Administration
Self-report

Access and Use

Peer-Reviewed Study Citations

Bloomfield, Linda, Sally Kendall, and Sandra Fortuna. 2010. “Supporting Parents: Development of a Tool to Measure Self-Efficacy of Parents with Learning Disabilities.” British Journal of Learning Disabilities 38 (4): 303–9. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1468-3156.2009.00607.x.

“Publications.” n.d. TOPSE. TOPSE (blog). Accessed January 29, 2019. https://www.topse.org.uk/site/publications-2/.

Bloomfield, Linda, and Sally Kendall. 2012. “Parenting Self-Efficacy, Parenting Stress and Child Behaviour before and after a Parenting Programme.” Primary Health Care Research & Development 13 (4): 364–72. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1463423612000060.

Bloomfield, Linda, and Sally Kendall. 2007. “Testing a Parenting Programme Evaluation Tool as a Pre and Post Course Measure of Parenting Self-Efficacy.” University of Hertfordshire. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17973712.

Psychometrics

Open Access
Yes
Used in Peer-Reviewed Research
Yes
Psychometric Citations

“Publications.” n.d. TOPSE. TOPSE (blog). Accessed January 29, 2019. https://www.topse.org.uk/site/publications-2/.