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Joint Engagement Rating Inventory

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Query Element Name Data Type Size Required Description Value Range Notes Aliases
subjectkey GUID Required The NDAR Global Unique Identifier (GUID) for research subject NDAR*
src_subject_id String 20 Required Subject ID how it's defined in lab/project
interview_age Integer Required Age in months at the time of the interview/test/sampling/imaging. 0 :: 1260 Age is rounded to chronological month. If the research participant is 15-days-old at time of interview, the appropriate value would be 0 months. If the participant is 16-days-old, the value would be 1 month.
interview_date Date Required Date on which the interview/genetic test/sampling/imaging/biospecimen was completed. MM/DD/YYYY Required field
sex String 20 Required Sex of the subject M;F M = Male; F = Female gender
jeri1 Integer Recommended Total joint engagement 1::7 1 = No episodes of the joint engagement state; 4 = In joint engagement for approximately half of the scene; 7 = Almost always in the joint engagement state
jeri2 Integer Recommended Supported joint engagement 1::7 1 = No episodes of the supported joint engagemnt state; 4 = Spends about a third of the scene in supported joint engagement that is of moderate quality, or briefly in supported joint engagement in a highly striking manner; 7 = Frequently in rich and varied episodes of supported joint engagement jeri_1
jeri3 Integer Recommended Coordinated joint engagement 1::7 1 = No episodes of the coordinated joint engagement state; 4 = Spends about a third of the scene in coordinated joint engagement that is of moderate quality, or briefly in coordinated joint engagement in a strikingly high quality manner; 7 = Frequently in rich and varied episodes of coordinated joint engagement jeri_2
jeri4 Integer Recommended Symbol-infused joint engagement 1::7 1 = No episodes of the symbol-infused joint engagement state; 4 = Spends about a third of the scene in symbol-infused joint engagement that is of moderate quality, briefly in symbol-infused joint engagement in a strikingly high quality manner; 7 = Frequently in rich and varied episodes of symbol-infused joint engagement jeri_3
jeri5 Integer Recommended Initiation of communication 1::7 1 = Never makes a communicative initiative; 4 = Takes the lead at least a few times during interactions with the caregiver; 7 = Continually makes clear communicative initiations jeri_4
jeri6 Integer Recommended Responsiveness to partner's communication 1::7 1 = Almost always resists or ignores bids; 4 = Responds to bids regularly but not continually; 7 = Complies with and anticipates almost every bid jeri_5
jeri7 Integer Recommended Expressive language level and use 1::7 1 = No expressive language; 4 = Produces many different single words during a scene with few or no word combinations; 7 = Fluent and frequent use of sentences jeri_7
jeri8 Integer Recommended Quality of behavior patterns 1::7 1 = Repetitive and restricted movements and expressions; 4 = Behavior is neither markedly restricted and repetitive, nor remarkably varied and fluid; 7 = Varied and fluid movements and expressions
jeri9 Integer Recommended Child's affect 1::7 1 = Affect is either disruptive, highly inappropriate, or very flat and constricted; 4 = Affect appears mellow or content as opposed to flat, affect does not impede communication, but neither does it enhance it; 7 = Affect is smoothly modulated, appropriate, and serves to enhance other modes of communication
jeri10 Integer Recommended Scaffolding 1::7 1 = Provides minimal support for the child's communication and/or actions on objects; 4 = Provides moderate levels of support; 7 = Continually supports and extends the child's actions jeri_9
jeri11 Integer Recommended Symbol highlighting 1::7 1 = Rarely emphasizes symbols; 4 = Moderate number of attempts are made; 7 = Almost continual attempts to focus attention on symbols
jeri12 Integer Recommended Following in on child's focus 1::7 1 = Rarely follows in on the child's current focus; 4 = Builds on the child's focus on a regular, but not continual basis; 7 = Almost continually joins and acts to sustain the child's interest jeri_10
jeri13 Integer Recommended Caregiver's affect 1::7 1 = Tense, disruptive, or affectively flat, to the point of being expressionless and subsequently very hard to read; 4 = Mellow or content as opposed to flat, affect does not impede communication, but neither does it enhance it; 7 = Smoothly modulated, appropriate, and serves to enhance other modes of communication
jeri14 Integer Recommended Elaboration of shared topic 1::7 1 = Dyad shares only one topic that involves only a single activity; 4 = Dyad able to generate at least a few topics that entail more than one element (e.g., varying play with an object); 7 = Detailed and varied topics
jeri15 Integer Recommended Sustainability of shared topic 1::7 1 = Fleeting topics; 4 = Topics are maintained for a moderate duration (e.g., sustaining a conversation or play for a few turns); 7 = Sustained topics
jeri16 Integer Recommended Scope of shared topic 1::7 1 = All topics involve perceptible objects and events in the here and now; 4 = Dyad shares a few displaced references or several displaced references about the same topic; 7 = Repeated displaced references about several topics
jeri17 Integer Recommended Fluency and connectedness 1::7 1 = No interaction is established; 4 = Interaction lacks smoothness, appears to be largely dominated by one partner; 7 = Fluid and balanced interaction that is often sustained jeri_13
jeri18 Integer Recommended Shared routines and rituals 1::7 1 = No evidence of routines and rituals; 4 = Some shared routines and rituals which are not sustained and do not permeate the interaction; 7 = Sustained, varied, and nuanced rituals and routines jeri_14
jeri19 Integer Recommended Shared story creation 1::7 1 = Dyad does not engage in ways that could create a story; 4 = Caregiver and child attempt to initiate stories but they are not sustained and there is no elaboration; 7 = Sustained and elaborated story creation that grows in creativity
jeri20 Integer Recommended Affiliative obedience 1::7 1 = Does not follow caregiver direction; 4 = Intermittent pleasing behavior and deference to caregiver; 7 = Displays continual respect and deference to caregiver
jeri21 Integer Recommended Calm authority 1::7 1 = No use of gently firm direction; 4 = Intermittent use of kind, confident guidance; 7 = Consistently calm, clear, firm, and direct
jeri22 Integer Recommended Joint engagement 1::7 1 = No episodes of the joint engagement state; 4 = Spends about a third of the scene in joint engagement that is of moderate quality, or briefly in joint engagement in a strikingly high quality manner; 7 = Frequently in rich and varied episodes of joint engagement
jeri23 Integer Recommended Unengaged 1::7 1 = Almost always engaged with objects, people, and/or symbols; 4 = Unengaged for approximately a third of the scene; 7 = Almost always unengaged
jeri24 Integer Recommended Object engagement 1::7 1 = No episodes of object engagement; 4 = Spends about a third of the scene in object engagement that is of moderate quality, or briefly in object engagement in a highly striking manner; 7 = Frequently in rich and varied episodes of object engagement
jeri25 Integer Recommended Stereotyped, restricted, and repetitive behaviors 1::7 1 = Does not engage in stereotyped, restricted, or repetitive behaviors; 4 = Regular displays of stereotyped, restricted, or repetitive behaviors that impacts engagement in negative way; 7 = Pervasive and imposing stereotyped, restricted, or repetitive behaviors jeri_6
jeri26 Integer Recommended Attention to caregiver 1::7 1 = Does not pay attention to caregiver; 4 = Intermittently pays attention to caregiver; 7 = Frequently in rich and varied episodes of attending to the caregiver jeri_8
jeri27 Integer Recommended Fun 1::7 1 = Stressful and tense interaction; 4 = The interaction is moderately tense with intermittent and brief fun exchanges; 7 = Continuous fun and enjoyment in the interaction
jeri28 Integer Recommended Language facilitation 1::7 1 = Rare use of language facilitation strategies; 4 = Language scaffolding strategies are employed in 1/3 of the scene, or less time but of high quality, or more time of low quality; 7 = Continual use of a variety of language facilitation strategies
jeri29 Integer Recommended Communicative temptations 1::7 1 = Never makes any communicative temptations; 4 = Communicative temptation strategies in 1/3 of the scene, or less time but of high quality, or more time of low quality; 7 = Continuous flexibility making communicative temptations
jeri30 Integer Recommended Child Engagement State
jeri31 Integer Recommended Child Activity
jeri32 Integer Recommended Caregiver Activity
jeri33 Integer Recommended Dyadic Interaction
jeri_30 Integer Recommended Child's social imitation 1::7 1 = No social imitation; 4 = Several instances of prompted social imitation or a few instances of spontaneous social imitation; 7 = Frequent, varied, and rich spontaneous social imitation
jeri_31 Integer Recommended Child's instrumental imitation 1::7 1 = No instrumental imitation; 4 = Several instances of prompted instrumental imitation or a few instances of spontaneous instrumental imitation; 7 = Frequent, varied, and rich spontaneous instrumental imitation
jeri_32 Integer Recommended Tone 1::7 1 = No shared enjoyment; 4 = Neither the parent nor child rarely if ever appear tense or bored and they briefly display shared enjoyment a few times; 7 = Sustained shared enjoyment, characterized by high vitality and positive affect
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  • Element Name: This is the standard element name
  • Data Type: Which type of data this element is, e.g. String, Float, File location.
  • Size: If applicable, the character limit of this element
  • Required: This column displays whether the element is Required for valid submissions, Recommended for valid submissions, Conditional on other elements, or Optional
  • Description: A basic description
  • Value Range: Which values can appear validly in this element (case sensitive for strings)
  • Notes: Expanded description or notes on coding of values
  • Aliases: A list of currently supported Aliases (alternate element names)
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