Friendship Questionnaire Baron-Cohen
The friendship questionnaire Baron Cohen was compiled by Baron – Cohen to investigate adults with autism or Asperger syndrome. These questions are comprehensible so a person should have absolutely no trouble to answer these. A questionnaire very similar to the Baron-Cohen questionnaire is given below.
Sample Friendship Questionnaire Baron-Cohen
Please choose the option that you can relate to the most. Answer all the questions.
1) How many friends do you have?
a) Let me see; let me see … No one.
b) I have one or two friends.
c) I have a large group of friends I hang out with and have fun.
d) I go around with a lot of friends but none of them is my best friend.
2) Do you have a best friend?
a) Oh yes, I have one or two best friends with whom I share my feelings.
b) I don’t have any friends.
c) I and my best friend, we hang out with a very big group of friends.
3) Do you like to make new friends?
a) Uh-oh, I am too shy and an introvert. I just can’t go and talk to everybody.
b) Yes, I do. That is why; my friend circle is so huge.
c) Ummm….. I would like to, but I am not sure whether they would want to talk to me.
4) To spend a day, what would be the minimum social contact that you would require?
a) I don’t feel lonely, why would I want company?
b) Oh God, I have to be near some people or I will suffocate, even if I don’t talk to them.
c) At least a casual chat with a friend.
d) More than anything from the above list.
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