Organization of Work: Supervisor Practices Instrument

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Supervisor Practices Instrument

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Content Area(s)

  • Management style
  • Social supports / relations

Instrument Type


Occupation and Sector Specificity

Occupation(s): Generic

Sector(s): Generic

Name and Size of Work Organization and/or Workplace Psychosocial Measures

Number of items:

Supervisor practices (63 items)

Other Content Areas Included in the Instrument


Developmental Status of the Instrument

Development completed; one or more evaluations completed.


Original: English

Other: No

Reliability and Validity Information (or Relevant Citation)

Gilbreath B (2005) Supervisor practices instrument. Unpublished manuscript, Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne.

Selected Reference

Gilbreath B & Benson PG (2004) The contribution of supervisor behaviour to employee psychological well-being. Work & Stress, 18:255-266.

Accessibility of the Instrument

Public Domain

User Fees


Where to Obtain a Copy of the Instrument

Brad Gilbreath, Ph.D., Division of Organizational Leadership & Supervision, Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne, 2101 E. Coliseum Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46805-1499, United States of America. Telephone: 260-481-6496; E-mail:;