BarOn Emotional Quotient Inventory: Youth Version
The Bar-On Emotional Quotient Inventory: Youth Version (BarOn EQ-i:YV) is a self-report instrument designed to access the various factorial components of the Bar-On model of emotional intelligence in young people aged 7 to 18 years.
According to the Bar-On model, emotional intelligence is defined as an array of emotional, personal and interpersonal abilities that influence one’s overall ability to cope with environmental demands and pressures. It comprises abilities related to understanding oneself, and others, relating to people, adapting to changing environmental demands, and managing emotions.
As such, one’s emotional intelligence is an important factor in determining one’s ability to succeed in life.