6e. Example - Croatia, Serbia and Montenegro: Positive PIADS Evaluation Results

Updated by Global Symbols with UNICEF ECARO

subscores across three countries

During the time of the project all three countries saw their children achieving a remarkable degree of achievement at all levels of the Psychosocial Impact of Assistive Devices Scale (PIADS), despite many challenges including the COVID-19 pandemic.

Competence (PIADS subscale)

  • Ability to do well the important things you need to do in life

Self Esteem (PIADS subscale)

  • How you feel about yourself, and like yourself as a person

Adaptability (PIADS subscale)

  • Ability to cope with change; ability to make basic tasks more manageable