SOCIAL AGE (SA)

an estimate of a person's capabilities in social situations that are relative to normal standards. In clinical situations with young children, social age often is assigned by interviewing parents and other adults to produce scores.

SOCIAL AGE (SA): "Social age is determined by the adaptive behaviour scales."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SOCIAL AGE (SA)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/social-age-sa/ (accessed October 13, 2019).
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