Social Encounters Scale

License to Reproduce

License to Administer

Allows you to administer the SES as an online survey via a non-Mind Garden survey system or as a paper and pencil survey. The downloadable PDF file includes one copy of the SES, scoring key, and permission to administer the SES up to the quantity purchased. The PDF is non-refundable.

This product is not sold individually. You must select at least 50 quantity for this product.
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Social Encounters Scale (SES)
License to Administer

Purchase SES License to Administer if you plan to administer the SES as an online survey via a non-Mind Garden survey system or as a paper and pencil survey. You retype or reproduce, administer, and score the SES yourself. License packet includes the 23-item SES form, scoring key, and a signed letter of permission.

Conditions for Online Use

You agree to:

  • Administer this Mind Garden instrument for research purposes only.

  • Control access to the instrument. The instrument may not be made available via the open web, nor sent in the message body or as an attachment to survey participants.

  • Avoid using copyrighted items from this instrument on the survey landing page. You should put other items on this landing page, e.g., demographics or informed consent.

  • Put the instrument copyright statement on every page containing questions/items from this instrument. The copyright statement is provided in the enclosed permission letter.

  • Track your license use. Each time a participant opens the survey and has access to the copyrighted items is considered one administration.

  • Compensate Mind Garden, Inc. for each administration.

  • Purchase a license for any additional administrations over the initial purchase quantity, or close the survey.

  • Remove this online survey at the conclusion of your data collection and you will personally confirm that it cannot be accessed.

Caution: If you do not require a unique login for each respondent, the survey method you use may elicit a large number of responses to your survey. You are responsible for compensating Mind Garden for every administration, regardless of circumstances.

Distributing an entire instrument in either the text of an email or as an email attachment is strictly prohibited.

Translations for the SES are not available at this time. You may request permission to make a translation by ordering/completing the free Translation Application Form.

Alternative License Types

  • Purchase SES Transform Survey Hosting (Data) licenses to administer the 23-item SES as an online survey using the Mind Garden Transform™ System. Offers easy administration, downloadable data file with raw results and scale scores per respondent. Customization services are available to include additional information such as informed consent, demographic questions, and other assessments -- fees apply.
Leiter, Michael P.

Michael P. Leiter, Ph.D., is an organizational psychologist interested in the relationships of people with their work. He is a professor at Acadia University and researches through the Centre for Organizational Research & Development (Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada).

Volume discounts

QuantityPrice Per Unit
50 $2.50
100 $1.75
500 $1.38
1000 $1.00
5000 $0.80
10000 $0.60
25000 $0.43
50000 $0.35

For pricing on higher quantities please contact Mind Garden.