Head-Toes-Knees-Shoulders (HTKS)
Measure of Self-Regulation

The HTKS task of self-regulation is a valid and reliable measure of self-regulation that has been translated into over 20 languages and is being used worldwide. The task was developed by Dr. Claire Cameron and Dr. Megan McClelland and is currently available for research purposes only.

The HTKS works best with children ages 4-8 and takes about 5-7 minutes to administer.

If you are interested in obtaining this task for your research, please complete the online HTKS request & registration form and a member of our research team will contact you.

For additional information regarding the task, please visit our publications page, or email kreadiness@oregonstate.edu.