- Affect: Cheerful Appearance (A-CA)
- Time frame:
- last instant (mi)
- time sampling of happy behaviors (tsb)
- Scale Type:
- verbal scale (v)
- Scale Range:
DescriptionTime sampling of happy behaviors:
Infants' behavior was video-taped. Ratings are done by the interviewer after the administration of the Bayley and after the other home visit procedures.
"General emotional tone"
1 extremely upset, crying vigorously
3 upset but can be soothed
5 bland, no apparent reaction
7 contented, happy
9 excited or animated
Item in Infant Behavior Record (IBR)