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Table 11 The IPA-MO questionnaire used for social-support clients

From: Validity and reliability of the (adjusted) Impact on Participation and Autonomy questionnaire for social-support populations

Structure/items questionnaire IPA Original IPA-MO Social supporta
Mobility
 1a. My chances of getting around in my house where I want are + correlated
 1b. My chances of getting around in my house when I want are + +
 1c. My chances of visiting neighbours, friends and relatives when I want are + +
 1d. My chances of going on the sort of trips and holidays I want are + +
Tasks and activities in and around home
 2a. My chances of contributing to looking after my home the way I want to are + +
 2b. My chances of getting light tasks done around the house (e.g. making tea or coffee) either by myself or others, the way I want, are + +
 2c. My chances of getting heavy tasks done around the house (e.g. cleaning), either by myself or by others, the way I want are + correlated
 2d. My chances of getting heavy tasks done around the house (e.g. cleaning), either by myself or by others, when I want them done are + +
 2e. My chances of getting minor repairs and maintenance work done in my house and garden, either by myself or others, the way I want them done are + +
 2f. My chances of fulfilling my role at home (e.g. as partner, parent or boss in my own home) as I would like to are + +
Financial issues
 3a. My chances of paying with my income what is really necessary, are   added
 3b. My chances of keeping track of my financial affairs and mail are   added
 3c. My chances to maintain oversight of my expenses are   added
 3d. My chances to choose how I spend my money are + +
Leisure time
 4. My chances of using leisure time the way I want to are + +
Social contacts and relationships
 5a. My chances of talking to people close to me on equal terms are + +
 5b. The quality of my relationships with people close to me is + correlated
 5c. The respect I receive from people who are close to me is + +
 5d. The quality of my relationships with people I do not know very well is + +
 5e. The respect I receive from people I do not know very well is + correlated
 5f. My chances to give and receive love and affection are + +
 5g. My chances to support people who need me are + +
 5h. My chances of seeing people as often as I want are + +
Self care
 6a. My chances of getting washed and dressed the way I want are + +
 6b. My chances of getting washed and dressed when I want are + correlated
 6c. My chances of getting up and going to bed when I want are + +
 6d. My chances of going to the toilet when I wish and need to are + +
 6e. My chances of eating and drinking when I want to are + +
Paid or voluntary work
 (7a. My chances of getting a paid or voluntary job I would like to do are) (+) correlated
 7b. My chances of doing my work the way I want are + +
 7c. My contacts with colleagues at my work are + +
 7d. My chances of achieving or keeping the position I want in my work are + +
 7e. My chances of getting different work or another employer are + +
Education and training
 8. My chances of continuing or starting the education or training I want are + +
Overall
 9. My chances of living life the way I want to are + Outside the analysis
Total items 32 26
  1. Added: these items are added to the original IPA questionnaire
  2. Outside the analysis: as a concluding item, it is meant and phrased as an overall appreciation rather than a predictor of perceived participation
  3. aCorrelated: In the questionnaire, but this item correlates with another item and therefore it is not part of a domain