Readiness, Efficacy, Attributions, Defensiveness,
& Importance Scale (READI) was developed by Elizabeth
Brestan, Steve Ondersma, and Sharon Mullins to assess parents'
motivation for change via behavioral parent training.
first reference for this measure is from a poster presentation:
E. V., Ondersma, S. J., Simpson, S. M., & Gurwitch, R.
(1999, April). Application of Stage of Change Theory to Parenting
Behavior: Validating the Parent Readiness to Change Scale.
Poster presented at the Florida Conference on Child Health
Psychology, Gainesville , Florida .