Created by the Center for Social Innovation with national experts, t3 released the TICOMETER ©. The TICOMETER © evaluates an organization's needs and progress in implementing trauma-informed care and ensuring its sustainability. It is the first trauma-informed care organizational assessment instrument with strong psychometric properties. Consisting of 35 items across five domains, the TICOMETER © measures the degree to which an organization is engaged in trauma-informed practices. The assessment takes approximately 15 minutes for staff members to complete online and scores are available to the organization immediately.
Describes the development of a new measure, the TICOMETER, a brief assessment tool that can measure trauma-informed care (TIC) in health and human service organizations at a single point in time or repeatedly as well as determine training needs.