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WEMWBS User Guide

  1. Official User Guide This has all the basic information you will need about the WEMWBS scale and its validation. To use the scale please register by completing the online form.
  2. Practice based user guide This is a guide that was developed for users of WEMWBS in Coventry. It provides advice on using WEMWBS to evaluate a service or other intervention for practitioners who are new or relatively new to evaluation. It also contains advice about confidentiality.
  3. Handbook from New Economics Foundation This handbook about measuring wellbeing was produced by the New Economics Foundation to support their evaluation of wellbeing interventions. It includes information about study design and scoring of SWEMWBS as well as findings from a population study.
  4. In addition to the userguides there is an Excel Template containing sample data available to download. This is a version of one originally produced by Lambeth local authority and adapted by Cheshire and Merseyside Public Health and Warwick Medical School. It will give basic statistics for evaluation of an intervention study. Instructions are included. Just delete the sample data and enter your own.
  5. For researchers or practitioners training in the use of WEWMBS as a pre and post intervention measure: Programme, Workbook, Mental Wellbeing presentation, project design and analysis presentation.