The assessments or tests discussed in this website provide a solid foundation for the probation officer's case planning and caseload management. These evidence-based assessments help probation officers decide upon levels of probation supervision, incarceration alternatives, intervention classes, counseling, and specific treatment recommendations.

These probationer tests are available from Behavior Data Systems, Ltd. (BDS) website (www.bdsltd.com), and its subsidiaries websites: Risk & Needs Assessment, Inc. (www.riskandneeds.com) and Professional Online Testing Solutions, Inc. (www.online-testing.com).

All tests discussed in this website contain a Truthfulness Scale, to determine the probationerís truthfulness, when tested, along with an Alcohol Scale and a Drug Scale. Other scales are included, to fill out each test's, individualized, probationer profile.
Juvenile and adult probation tests are represented by name, and that test's name is a link to that test's website. To begin your search, click on the link that is of interest to you.