AdultsCommunity DevelopmentFamily ServicesParentingSupport ServicesYouthParent Empowerment and Efficacy Measure (PEEM)

Author(s): Griffith University, in partnership with Mission Australia

Collection Method: Self-report survey/questionnaire completed by parents

Scoring Method: Uses a 10-point scale from “this sounds nothing like me” to “this sounds exactly like me”

Number of questions/statements: 20

Price: Free

Key Points:

  • Uses a strengths-based approach to measure parent functioning
  • Focuses on caregivers’ sense of control or capacity to engage confidently with the challenges of being a parent
  • Measures caregivers’ capacity to connect with support networks within the community