Division 12 Assessment Repository

The following is a growing list of assessment tools that are published in the public domain for potential use by clinical and academic psychologists. Links to the publicly available measures are presented in the third column. A searchable list is in the works. 

Criteria for Inclusion: Decisions for inclusion of measures are at the discretion of the Division 12 Website Committee and the Executive Committee. To be considered for inclusion, measure must meet the following criteria:

  1. The measure has documented psychometrics in publicly available sources
  2. The measure has evidence of reliability and validity
  3. The measure is in the public domain and available via an publicly accessible online link (or requested via Email) where it can be downloaded or obtained

DisclaimerDivision 12 does not specifically endorse the use of any of the measures presented in this compiled list and defers to users to obtain the critical background information necessary to determine its appropriate use with a given population. Further, although measures may be available via a public link, some may stipulate permission from the developers prior to its usage. Users are responsible for carefully reviewing the public source and reading associated publications to determine if this is the case.

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Abbreviated Dyadic Adjustment Scale

Versions:   Adult

Domains:   Marital Adjustment

Reference: Sharpley, C. F., & Rogers, H. J. (1984). Preliminary validation of the Abbreviated Spanier Dyadic Adjustment Scale: Some psychometric data regarding a screening test of marital adjustment. Educational and Psychological Measurement, 44(4), 1045-1049.

 

Abusive Behavior Inventory

Versions: Adult

Domains: Abusive Behavior Toward Partner

Reference: Shepard, M. F., & Campbell, J. A. (1992). Abusive Behavior Inventory: A Measure of Psychological and Physical Abuse. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 7(3), 291-305.

 

Acute Stress Checklist for Children

Versions: Child

Domains: Acute Stress Disorder Symptoms

Reference: Kassam‐Adams, N. (2006). The Acute Stress Checklist for Children (ASC‐Kids): Development of a child self‐report measure. Journal of traumatic stress, 19(1), 129-139.

 

Agoraphobic Cognitions Questionnaire (ACQ)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Panic Cognitions

Reference: Chambless, D. L., Caputo, G. C., Bright, P., & Gallagher, R. (1984). Assessment of fear of fear in agoraphobics: the body sensations questionnaire and the agoraphobic cognitions questionnaire. Journal of consulting and clinical psychology, 52(6), 1090.

 

Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Problematic Alcohol Use

Reference: Saunders, J. B., Aasland, O. G., Babor, T. F., de la Fuente, J. R., & Grant, M. (1993). Development of the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT): WHO Collaborative Project on Early Detection of Persons with Harmful Alcohol Consumption–II. Addiction (Abingdon, England), 88(6), 791.

 

Altman Self-Rating Mania Scale (ASRM)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Mania Symptoms

Reference: Altman, E. G., Hedeker, D., Peterson, J. L., & Davis, J. M. (1997). The Altman self-rating mania scale. Biological psychiatry, 42(10), 948-955.

 

Body Dysmorphic Disorder Questionnaire (BDDQ)

Versions: Adolescent, Adult

Domains: Body Dysmorphic Disorder Symptoms

Reference: Katharine A. Phillips, M.D. The Broken Mirror: Understanding and Treating Body Dysmorphic Disorder.Revised and Expanded Edition. New York: Oxford University Press, 2005

 

Body Image Avoidance Questionnaire

Versions: Adult

Domains: Avoidance of body image

Reference: Rosen, J. C., Srebnik, D., Saltzberg, E., & Wendt, S. (1991). Development of a Body Image Avoidance Questionnaire. Psychological Assessment, 3, 32-27.

 

Body Sensations Questionnaire (BSQ)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Fear of physical arousal (panic)

Reference: Chambless, D. L., Caputo, G. C., Bright, P., & Gallagher, R. (1984). Assessment of fear of fear in agoraphobics: the body sensations questionnaire and the agoraphobic cognitions questionnaire. Journal of consulting and clinical psychology, 52(6), 1090.

 

Borderline Symptom List

Versions: Adult

Domains: Borderline personality disorder Symptoms

Reference: Bohus, M., Limberger, M. F., Frank, U., Chapman, A. L., Kühler, T., & Stieglitz, R. D. (2007). Psychometric properties of the borderline symptom list (BSL). Psychopathology, 40(2), 126-132.

 

Brief Problem Checklist (BPC)

Versions: Child

Domains: General Mental Health

Reference: Chorpita, B. F., Reise, S., Weisz, J. R., Grubbs, K., Becker, K. D., & Krull, J. L. (2010). Evaluation of the Brief Problem Checklist: child and caregiver interviews to measure clinical progress. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 78(4), 526.

 

Brief Fear of Negative Evaluation Scale (BFNE)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Social Phobia Symptoms

Reference: Leary, M. R. (1983). A brief version of the Fear of Negative Evaluation Scale. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 9(3), 371-375.

 

Broken Leg Exception Scale

Versions: Adult

Domains: Exclusion Guidance for Exposure Therapy

Reference: Meyer, J. M., Farrell, N. R., Kemp, J. J., Blakey, S. M., & Deacon, B. J. (2014). Why do clinicians exclude anxious clients from exposure therapy?. Behaviour research and therapy, 54, 49-53.

 

Brown Assessment of Beliefs Scale (BABS)

Versions: Adults, Adolescent

Domains: Insight/Delusionality

Reference: Eisen, J. L., Phillips, K. A., Baer, L., Beer, D. A., Atala, K. D., & Rasmussen, S. A. (1998). The Brown assessment of beliefs scale: reliability and validity. American Journal of Psychiatry, 155(1), 102-108.

 

Caregiver Burden Scale

Versions: Adult

Domains: Caregiver burden

Reference: Zarit, S. H., Reever, K. E., & Bach-Peterson, J. (1980). Relatives of the impaired elderly: correlates of feelings of burden. The Gerontologist, 20(6), 649.

 

Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale (CES-D)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Depressive Symptoms

Reference: Radloff, L. S. (1977). The CES-D Scale: A self-report depression scale for research in the general population. Applied Psychological Measurement.

 

Child and Adolescent Disruptive Behavior Inventory – Parent and Teacher Version

Versions: Child/Adolescent (Parent- and Teacher-Report)

Domains: ADHD Symptoms, Oppositional Defiant Disorder Symptoms

Reference: Burns, GL., Taylor, TK., & Rusby, J. C. (2001a) Child and Adolescent Disruptive Behavior Inventory 2.3: Parent Version. Pullman: Washington State University, Department of Psychology

 

Child Dissociative Checklist

Versions: Child

Domains: Dissociative Symptoms

Reference: Putnam, F. W. (1993). Dissociative disorders in children: Behavioral profiles and problems. Child Abuse & Neglect, 17(1), 39-45.

 

Child Eating Attitudes Test

Versions: Child

Domains: Eating Disorder Symptoms, Eating Attitudes

Reference: Maloney, M. J., McGuire, J. B., & Daniels, S. R. (1988). Reliability testing of a children’s version of the Eating Attitude Test. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 27(5), 541-543.

 

Child PTSD Interview

Versions: Child

Domains: Trauma History, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms (DSM-IV)

Reference: Fletcher, K. E. (1996). Psychometric review of the childhood PTSD interview. Measurement of stress, trauma, and adaptation, 87-89.

 

Child PTSD Symptom Scale

Versions: Child

Domains: Trauma History, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms (DSM-IV)

Reference: Foa, E. B., Johnson, K. M., Feeny, N. C., & Treadwell, K. R. (2001). The Child PTSD Symptom Scale: A preliminary examination of its psychometric properties. Journal of clinical child psychology, 30(3), 376-384.

 

Children’s Impact of Traumatic Events Scale-Revised

Versions: Child

Domains: Trauma History, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms (DSM-IV)

Reference: Wolfe, V., & Gentile, C. (1991). Children’s Impact of Traumatic Events Scale-Revised. Unpublished assessment instrument, Department of Psychology, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ontario.

 

Client Satisfaction Questionnaire (CSQ)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Satisfaction with treatment

Reference: Larsen, D. L., Attkisson, C. C., Hargreaves, W. A., & Nguyen, T. D. (1979). Assessment of client/patient satisfaction: development of a general scale. Evaluation and program planning, 2(3), 197-207.

 

Clinician-Administered PTSD Scale (CAPS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Trauma History, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Diagnosis (DSM-IV)

Reference: Blake, D. D., Weathers, F. W., Nagy, L. M., Kaloupek, D. G., Gusman, F. D., Charney, D. S., & Keane, T. M. (1995). The development of a clinician‐administered PTSD scale. Journal of traumatic stress, 8(1), 75-90.

 

Clinician-Administered PTSD Scale for Adolescents (CAPS-CA)

Versions: Adolescent

Domains: Trauma History, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Diagnosis (DSM-IV)

Reference: Nader, K., Kriegler, J.A., Blake, D.D., Pynoos, R.S., Newman, E., & Weathers, F.W. (1996). Clinician-Administered PTSD Scale, Child and Adolescent Version. White River Junction, VT: National Center for PTSD

 

Clinician-Administered PTSD Scale for DSM-5 (CAPS-5)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Trauma History, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Diagnosis (DSM-5)

Reference: Weathers, F.W., Blake, D.D., Schnurr, P.P., Kaloupek, D.G., Marx, B.P., & Keane, T.M. (2013). The Clinician-Administered PTSD Scale for DSM-5 (CAPS-5). Interview available from the National Center for PTSD at www.ptsd.va.gov.

 

Columbia Suicide Severity Rating Scale (C-SSRS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Attempted Suicide, Suicidal Thoughts

Reference: Posner, K., Brent, D., Lucas, C., Gould, M., Stanley, B., Brown, G., … & Mann, J. (2008). Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale (C-SSRS). Columbia University Medical Center.

 

Combat Exposure Scale

Versions: Adult

Domains: Combat exposure

Reference: Keane, T. M., Fairbank, J. A., Caddell, J. M., Zimering, R. T., Taylor, K. L., & Mora, C. A. (1989). Clinical evaluation of a measure to assess combat exposure. Psychological Assessment: A Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 1(1), 53.

 

Composite Abuse Scale

Versions: Adult

Domains: Abusive behavior toward partner

Reference: Hegarty, K., Sheehan, M., & Schonfeld, C. (1999). A multidimensional definition of partner abuse: Development and preliminary validation of the Composite Abuse Scale. Journal of Family Violence.

 

Comprehensive Quality of Life Inventory

Versions: Adult

Domains: Quality of Life

Reference: Cummins, R. A. (1997). Comprehensive Quality of Life Scale: Adult (ComQol-A5): Manual. Centre for Australia-Asia Studies, Deaking University.

 

Couples Satisfaction Index

Versions: Adult

Domains: Couples satisfaction

Reference: Funk, J. L. & Rogge, R. D. (2007). Testing the ruler with item response theory: Increasing precision of measurement for relationship satisfaction with the Couples Satisfaction Index. Journal of Family Psychology, 21, 572-583.

 

Depression Anxiety Stress Scales (DASS)

Versions: Adolescent, Adult

Domains: Anxiety, Depressive Symptoms, Stress Reactivity

Reference: Lovibond, P. F., & Lovibond, S. H. (1995). The structure of negative emotional states: Comparison of the Depression Anxiety Stress Scales (DASS) with the Beck Depression and Anxiety Inventories. Behaviour Research and Therapy.

 

Depression Self-Rating Scale for Children

Versions: Child/Adolescent

Domains: Depression

Reference: Birleson, P. (1981). The validity of depressive disorder in childhood and the development of a self‐rating scale: A research report. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 22(1), 73-88.

 

Dieting Beliefs Scale (DBS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Weight locus of control

Reference: Stotland, S., & Zuroff, D. C. (1990). A new measure of weight locus of control: the Dieting Beliefs Scale. Journal of personality assessment, 54(1-2), 191.

 

Dimensional Obsessive-Compulsive Scale (DOCS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Obsessive-Compulsive Symptoms

Reference: Abramowitz, J. S., Deacon, B., Olatunji, B., Wheaton, M. G., Berman, N., Losardo, D., Timpano, K., McGrath, P., Riemann, B., Adams, T., Bjorgvinsson, T., Storch, E., A., & Hale, L. (2010). Assessment of obsessive-compulsive symptom dimensions: Development and evaluation of the Dimensional Obsessive-Compulsive Scale. Psychological Assessment, 22, 180-198.

 

Dissociative Experiences Scale (DEC)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Dissociation

Reference: Bernstein, E. M., & Putnam, F. W. (1986). Development, reliability, and validity of a dissociation scale. The Journal of nervous and mental disease, 174(12), 727.

 

Dyadic Adjustment Scale (DAS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Marital/couples relationship quality

Reference: Spanier, G. B. (1976). Measuring dyadic adjustment: New scales for assessing the quality of marriage and similar dyads. Journal of Marriage and the Family, 15-28.

 

Eating Attitudes Test (EAT)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Anorexia

Reference: Garner, D. M., & Garfinkel, P. E. (1979). The Eating Attitudes Test: an index of the symptoms of anorexia nervosa. Psychological medicine, 9(2), 273.

 

Eating Disorder Diagnostic Scale (EDDS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Eating Disorder Symptoms

Reference: Stice, E., Fisher, M. & Martinez, E.(2004). Eating Disorder Diagnostic Scale: Additional evidence of reliability and validity. Psychological Assessment, 16, 60-71.

 

Fear Questionnaire (FQ)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Fears

Reference: Marks, I. M., & Mathews, A. M. (1979). Brief standard self-rating for phobic patients. Behaviour research and therapy, 17(3), 263-267.

 

Generalized Anxiety Disorder Questionnaire-IV (GADQ-IV)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Anxiety (Generalized)

Reference: Newman, M. G., Zuellig, A. R., Kachin, K. E., Constantino, M. J., & Cashman, L. (2002). The reliability and validity of the GAD-Q-IV: a revised self-report diagnostic measure of generalized anxiety disorder. Behavior Therapy, 33, 215-233.

 

Generalized Anxiety Disorder-7 (GAD-7)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Anxiety (Generalized)

Reference: Spitzer, R. L., Kroenke, K., Williams, J. B., & Löwe, B. (2006). A brief measure for assessing generalized anxiety disorder: the GAD-7. Archives of internal medicine, 166(10), 1092.

 

Geriatric Depression Scale

Versions: Older Adult

Domains: Depressive Symptoms

Reference: Yesavage, J. A., Brink, T. L., Rose, T. L., Lum, O., Huang, V., Adey, M., & Leirer, V. O. (1983). Development and validation of a geriatric depression screening scale: a preliminary report. Journal of psychiatric research, 17(1), 37-49.

 

Geriatric Depression Scale Short Form

Versions: Older Adult

Domains: Depressive Symptoms

Reference: Greenberg, S. A. (2007). How to try this: The geriatric depression scale: Short form. AJN The American Journal of Nursing, 107(10), 60-69.

 

Hamilton Anxiety Rating Scale (HARS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Anxiety

Reference: Hamilton, M. A. X. (1959). The assessment of anxiety states by rating. British journal of medical psychology, 32(1), 50-55.

 

Hamilton Rating Scale for Depression (HRSD)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Depressive Symptoms

Reference: Hamilton, M. (1960). A rating scale for depression. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry.

 

Harassment in Abusive Relationships: A Self-Report Scale (HARASS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Harassment history

Reference: Sheridan, D. J. (2001). Treating survivors of intimate partner abuse: forensic identification and documentation. Forensic emergency medicine. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins, 203-228.

 

Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Anxiety, Depressive Symptoms

Reference: Zigmond, A. S., & Snaith, R. P. (1983). The hospital anxiety and depression scale. Acta psychiatrica scandinavica, 67(6), 361-370.

 

Impact of Events Scale-Revised

Versions: Adult

Domains: Trauma History, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms (DSM-IV)

Reference: Weiss, D. S. (2007). The impact of event scale: revised. In Cross-cultural assessment of psychological trauma and PTSD (pp. 219-238). Springer US.

 

Index of Sexual Satisfaction (ISS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Problems in sexual satisfaction

Reference: Hudson, W. W. (1992). The WALMYR Assessment Scales Scoring Manual. Tempe, AZ: WALMYR Publishing Co.

 

Intolerance of Uncertainty Scale (IUS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Intolerance of Uncertainty

Reference: Freeston, M. H., Rhéaume, J., Letarte, H., Dugas, M. J., & Ladouceur, R. (1994). Why do people worry?. Personality and individual differences, 17(6), 791-802.

 

Inventory of Depressive Symptomatology

Versions: Adult (Clinician Report, Self-Report)

Domains: Depressive Symptoms, Major Depressive Disorder (DSM-IV)

Reference: Rush, A. J., Carmody, T., & Reimitz, P. E. (2000). The Inventory of Depressive Symptomatology (IDS): Clinician (IDS‐C) and Self‐Report (IDS‐SR) ratings of depressive symptoms. International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research, 9(2), 45-59.

 

Kiddie-Schedule for Affective Disorders and Schizophrenia for School-Aged Children-Present and Lifetime (K-SADS-PL)

Versions: Child, Adolescent

Domains: Current/Lifetime Psychiatric Diagnostic Interview

Reference: Kaufman, J., Birmaher, B., Brent, D., Rao, U. M. A., Flynn, C., Moreci, P., … & Ryan, N. (1997). Schedule for affective disorders and schizophrenia for school-age children-present and lifetime version (K-SADS-PL): initial reliability and validity data. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 36(7), 980-988.

 

Liebowitz Social Anxiety Scale (LSAS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Social Anxiety

Reference: Heimberg, R. G., Horner, K. J., Juster, H. R., Safren, S. A., Brown, E. J., Schneier, F. R., & Liebowitz, M. R. (1999). Psychometric properties of the Liebowitz Social Anxiety Scale. Psychological medicine, 29(1), 199.

 

Life Events Questionnaire (LEQ)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Stressful life events

Reference: Norbeck, J. S. (1984). Modification of life event questionnaires for use with female respondents. Research in Nursing & Health.

 

Locke-Wallace Marital Adjustment Test (LWMAT)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Couples adjustment

Reference: Locke, H. J., & Wallace, K. M. (1959). Short marital-adjustment and prediction tests: Their reliability and validity. Marriage and family living, 251-255.

 

Los Angeles Symptom Checklist

Versions: Adult

Domains: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Reference: King, L. A., King, D. W., Leskin, G., & Foy, D. W. (1995). The Los Angeles Symptom Checklist: A self-report measure of posttraumatic stress disorder. Assessment, 2(1), 1-17.

 

Massachusetts General Hospital Hairpulling Scale (MGH-HPS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Trichotillomania Symptoms

Reference: Keuthen, N. J., O’Sullivan, R. L., Ricciardi, J. N., Shera, D., Savage, C. R., Borgmann, A. S., … & Baer, L. (1995). The Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) hairpulling scale: 1. development and factor analyses. Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, 64(3-4), 141-145.

 

Measure of Wife Abuse

Versions: Adult

Domains: Abusive behavior toward partner

Reference: Rodenburg, F. A., & Fantuzzo, J. W. (1993). The measure of wife abuse: Steps toward the development of a comprehensive assessment technique. Journal of Family Violence, 8(3), 203-228.

 

Michigan Alcoholism Screening Test (MAST)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Alcoholism

Reference: Selzer, M. L. (1971). The Michigan alcoholism screening test: the quest for a new diagnostic instrument. The American journal of psychiatry, 127(12), 1653.

 

Mobility Inventory for Agoraphobia

Versions: Adult

Domains: Agoraphobic avoidance

Reference: Chambless, D. L., Caputo, G. C., Jasin, S. E., Gracely, E. J., & Williams, C. (1985). The mobility inventory for agoraphobia. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 23(1), 35-44.

 

Modified Caregiver Strain Index

Versions: Adult

Domains: Caregiver strain

Reference: Thornton, M., & Travis, S. S. (2003). Analysis of the reliability of the modified caregiver strain index. The journals of gerontology. Series B, Psychological sciences and social sciences, 58(2), S127.

 

Montgomery-Asberg Depression Rating Scale (MADRS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Depressive Symptoms

Reference: Montgomery, S. A., & Åsberg, M. (1979). A new depression scale designed to be sensitive to change. The British Journal of Psychiatry.

 

Multidimensional Measure of Emotional Abuse

Versions: Adult

Domains: Emotional abuse history

Reference: Murphy, C. M., & Hoover, S. A. (1999). Measuring emotional abuse in dating relationships as a multifactorial construct. Violence and Victims.

 

Multidimensional Scale of Perceived Social Support (MSPSS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Perceived social support

Reference: Zimet, G. D., Dahlem, N. W., Zimet, S. G., & Farley, G. K. (1988). The Multidimensional Scale of Perceived Social Support. Journal of Personality Assessment.

 

National Women’s Study (NWS)/ National Violence Against Women Survey (NVAWS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Sexual victimization

Reference: Kilpatrick, D. G., Edmunds, C. N., & Seymour, A. K. (1992). Rape in America: A report to the nation.

 

National Institutes of Health Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: physical functioning, fatigue, pain, emotional distress, and social role participation

Reference: NIH-PROMIS. (2013). PROMIS: Dynamic tools to measure health outcomes from the patient perspective.

 

NIMH Trichotillomania Impairment Scale (NIMH-TIS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Trichotillomania Symptoms

Reference: Swedo, S. E., Leonard, H. L., Rapoport, J. L., Lenane, M. C., Goldberger, E. L., & Cheslow, D. L. (1989). A double-blind comparison of clomipramine and desipramine in the treatment of trichotillomania (hair pulling). New England Journal of Medicine321(8), 497-501.

 

NIMH Trichotillomania Severity Scale (NIMH-TSS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Trichotillomania Symptoms

Reference: Swedo, S. E., Leonard, H. L., Rapoport, J. L., Lenane, M. C., Goldberger, E. L., & Cheslow, D. L. (1989). A double-blind comparison of clomipramine and desipramine in the treatment of trichotillomania (hair pulling). New England Journal of Medicine, 321(8), 497-501.

 

Novaco Anger Inventory

Versions: Adult

Domains: Anger

Reference: Novaco, R. W. (1975). Anger control: The development and evaluation of an experimental treatment. Lexington.

 

Obsessive Relational Intrusion (ORI)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Stalking history

Reference: Spitzberg, B. H., & Cupach, W. R. (2014). The dark side of relationship pursuit: From attraction to obsession and stalking. Routledge.

 

Obsessive-Compulsive Inventory-Revised (OCI-R)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Symptoms

Reference: Foa, E. B., Huppert, J. D., Leiberg, S., Langner, R., Kichic, R., Hajcak, G., & Salkovskis, P. M. (2002). The Obsessive-Compulsive Inventory: development and validation of a short version. Psychological assessment, 14(4), 485.

 

The Ohio Scales Problem Severity Scale – Youth

Versions: Child/Adolescent (Parent-, Agency-, Clinician-Report)

Domains: Global Functioning, Problem Severity

Reference: Dowell, K. A., & Ogles, B. M. (2008). The Ohio scales youth form: Expansion and validation of a self-report outcome measure for young children. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 17(3), 291-305.

 

Overall Anxiety Severity and Impairment Scale (OASIS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Anxiety

Reference: Norman, S. B., Hami Cissell, S., Means‐Christensen, A. J., & Stein, M. B. (2006). Development and validation of an overall anxiety severity and impairment scale (OASIS). Depression and anxiety, 23(4), 245-249.

 

Panic Disorder Severity Scale (PDSS) Self Report

Versions: Adult

Domains: Panic Disorder Symptoms

Reference: Shear, M. K., Brown, T. A., Barlow, D. H., Money, R., Sholomskas, D. E., Woods, S. W., … & Papp, L. A. (1997). Multicenter collaborative panic disorder severity scale. The American journal of psychiatry, 154(11), 1571.

 

Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Depressive Symptoms, Anxiety, Alcohol Use, Eating Problems, Somatoform Disorder Symptoms, Functional Impairment

Reference: Spitzer, R. L., Kroenke, K., & Williams, J. B. (1999). Validation and utility of a self-report version of PRIME-MD: The PHQ Primary Care Study. JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association.

 

Patient Health Questionnaire Somatic, Anxiety, and Depressive Symptom Scales (PHQ-SADS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Depressive Symptoms, Anxiety, Somatic Disorder Symptoms

Reference: Kroenke, K., Spitzer, R. L., Williams, J. B., & Löwe, B. (2010). The Patient Health Questionnaire somatic, anxiety, and depressive symptom scales: A systematic review. General Hospital Psychiatry.

 

Patient Health Questionnaire-15 (PHQ-15)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Somatic Symptoms

Reference: Kroenke, K., Spitzer, R. L., & Williams, J. B. (2002). The PHQ-15: Validity of a new measure for evaluating the severity of somatic symptoms. Psychosomatic Medicine.

 

Patient Health Questionnaire-4 (PHQ-4)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Depressive Symptoms, Anxiety

Reference: Kroenke, K., Spitzer, R. L., Williams, J. B., & Löwe, B. (2009). An ultra-brief screening scale for anxiety and depression: the PHQ-4. Psychosomatics, 50(6), 613.

 

Patient Health Questionnaire-9 (PHQ-9)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Anxiety, Depressive Symptoms

Reference: Spitzer, R. L., Williams, J. B., Kroenke, K., Linzer, M., deGruy 3rd, F. V., Hahn, S. R., … & Johnson, J. G. (1994). Utility of a new procedure for diagnosing mental disorders in primary care. The PRIME-MD 1000 study. JAMA: the journal of the American Medical Association, 272(22), 1749.

 

Pediatric Symptom Checklist (PSC)

Versions: Child/Adolescent

Domains: Interpersonal Domains, Psychosocial dysfunction

Reference: Pagano, M. E., Cassidy, L. J., Little, M., Murphy, J. M., & Jellinek, M. S. (2000). Identifying psychosocial dysfunction in school-age children: The Pediatric Symptom Checklist as a self-report measure. Psychology in the Schools, 37(2), 91.

 

Penn Inventory of Scupulosity (PIOS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Scrupulosity (religious obsessive-compulsive symptoms)

Reference: Abramowitz, J. S., Huppert, J. D., Cohen, A. B., Tolin, D. F., & Cahill, S. P.  (2002).  Religious obsessions and compulsions in a non-clinical sample: The Penn Inventory of Scrupulosity (PIOS).  Behaviour Research and Therapy, 40, 825-838.

 

Penn State Worry Questionnaire (PSWQ)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Worry

Reference: Meyer, T. J., Miller, M. L., Metzger, R. L., & Borkovec, T. D. (1990). Development and validation of the penn state worry questionnaire. Behaviour research and therapy, 28(6), 487-495.

 

Penn State Worry Questionnaire for Children (PSWQ-C)

Versions: Child/Adolescent

Domains: Worry

Reference: Chorpita, B. F., Tracey, S. A., Brown, T. A., Collica, T. J., & Barlow, D. H. (1997). Assessment of worry in children and adolescents: An adaptation of the Penn State Worry Questionnaire. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 35(6), 569-581.

 

Pleasant Events Schedule

Versions: Adult

Domains: Frequency and enjoyment of pleasant events

Reference: MacPhillamy, D. J., & Lewinsohn, P. M. (1982). The pleasant events schedule: Studies on reliability, validity, and scale intercorrelation. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 50(3), 363.

 

Posttraumatic Cognitions Inventory (PTCI)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Posttraumatic Cognitions

Reference: Foa, E. B., Ehlers, A., Clark, D. M., Tolin, D. F., & Orsillo, S. M. (1999). The Posttraumatic Cognitions Inventory (PTCI): Development and validation. Psychological assessment, 11(3), 303.

 

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Checklist – Civilian Version

Version: Adult

Domains: Post Traumatic Stress Symptoms, DSM-IV

Reference: Blanchard, E. B., Jones-Alexander, J., Buckley, T. C., & Forneris, C. A. (1996). Psychometric properties of the PTSD Checklist (PCL). Behaviour research and therapy, 34(8), 669-673.

 

Primary Care Evaluation of Mental Disorders Patient Health Questionnaire (PRIME MD PHQ)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Depressive Symptoms, Panic Disorder Symptoms, Anxiety, Bulimia Nervosa, Stressors, Menstruation, Pregnancy, Birth

Reference: Spitzer, R. L., Williams, J. B. W., Kroenke, K., Hornyak, R., & McMurray, J. (2000). Validity and utility of the PRIME-MD Patient Health Questionnaire in assessment of 3000 obstetric-gynecologic patients: The PRIME-MD Patient Health Questionnaire Obstetrics-Gynecology Study. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology, 183(3), 759-769.

 

Procrastination Assessment Scale for Students (PASS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Procrastination

Reference: Solomon, L. J., & Rothblum, E. D. (1984). Academic procrastination: Frequency and cognitive-behavioral correlates. Journal of Counseling Psychology31(4), 503.

 

Profile of Psychological Abuse

Versions: Adult

Domains: Emotional abuse history

Reference: Sackett, L. A., & Saunders, D. G. (1999). The impact of different forms of psychological abuse on battered women. Violence and Victims.

 

PTSD Checklist (PCL)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Trauma History, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms (DSM-IV)

Reference: Blanchard, E. B., Jones-Alexander, J., Buckley, T. C., & Forneris, C. A. (1996). Psychometric properties of the PTSD Checklist (PCL). Behaviour research and therapy, 34(8), 669-673.

 

Rathus Assertiveness Schedule (RAS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Assertiveness

Reference: Rathus, S. A. (1973). A 30-item schedule for assessing assertive behavior. Behavior Therapy4(3), 398-406.

 

Reasons for Living Inventory (RFL)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Adaptive characteristics in suicide

Reference: Linehan, M. M., Goodstein, J. L., Nielsen, S. L., & Chiles, J. A. (1983). Reasons for staying alive when you are thinking of killing yourself: the reasons for living inventory. Journal of consulting and clinical psychology51(2), 276.

 

Relationship Assessment Scale (RAS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Couples satisfaction

Reference: Hendrick, S. S. (1988). A generic measure of relationship satisfaction. Journal of Marriage and the Family, 93-98.

 

Revised Children’s Anxiety and Depression Scale – Youth and Parent Versions

Versions: Child/Adolescent (Self- and Parent-Report)

Domains: Anxiety, Depression

Reference: Chorpita, B. F., Moffitt, C. E., & Gray, J. (2005). Psychometric properties of the Revised Child Anxiety and Depression Scale in a clinical sample. Behaviour research and therapy, 43(3), 309-322.

 

Rosenberg Self-Esteem Scale

Versions: Adult/Adolescent

Domains: Self-Esteem

Reference: Rosenberg, M. (1965). Society and the adolescent self-image. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.

 

Satisfaction with Life Scale (SWLS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Subjective life satisfaction

Reference: Diener, E., Emmons, R. A., Larsen, R. J., & Griffin, S. (1985). The Satisfaction With Life Scale. Journal of Personality Assessment.

 

Scale for the Assessment of Negative Symptoms (SANS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Negative symptoms of schizophrenia

Reference: Andreasen, N. C. (1982). Negative symptoms in schizophrenia: definition and reliability. Archives of General Psychiatry39(7), 784-788.

 

Scale for the Assessment of Positive Symptoms (SAPS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Positive symptoms of schizophrenia

Reference: Andreasen, N. C., & Olsen, S. (1982). Negative v positive schizophrenia: definition and validation. Archives of General Psychiatry39(7), 789.

 

Screen for Child Anxiety Related Emotional Disorders

Versions: Child

Domains: Anxiety Disorder, Emotional Disturbance

Reference: Birmaher, B., Khetarpal, S., Brent, D., Cully, M., Balach, L., Kaufman, J., & Neer, S. M. (1997). The screen for child anxiety related emotional disorders (SCARED): Scale construction and psychometric characteristics. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 36(4), 545-553.

 

Self-Control Scale

Versions: Adult

Domains: Subjective self-control

Reference: Tangney, J.P., Baumeister, R.F., Boone, A.L. (2004). High Self-Control Predicts Good Adjustment, Less Pathology, Better Grades, and Interpersonal Success. Journal of Personality, 271-324.

 

Severity of Violence Against Women Scale

Versions: Adult

Domains: Abusive behavior toward women

Reference: Marshall, L. L. (1992). Development of the Severity of Violence Against Women Scales. Journal of Family Violence.

 

Sexual Experiences Survey

Versions: Adult

Domains: Sexual victimization

Reference: Koss, M. P., & Gidycz, C. A. Sexual Experiences Survey: Reliability and Validity.

 

SF35 Health Survey

Versions: Adolescent, Adult

Domains: Quality of Life

Reference: Ware, J. E., Kosinski, M., Dewey, J. E., & Gandek, B. (2000). SF-36 health survey: manual and interpretation guide. Quality Metric Inc.

 

Shy Bladder Scale

Versions: Adult

Domains: Shy Bladder Symptoms

Reference: Deacon, B. J., Lickel, J. J., Abramowitz, J. S., & McGrath, P. B. (2012). Development and validation of the shy bladder scale. Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, 41, 251-260

 

Sick, Control, One, Fat, Food Screening Tool (SCOFF)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Eating Disorder Symptoms

Reference: Perry, L., Morgan, J., Reid, F., Brunton, J., O’Brien, A., Luck, A., & Lacey, H. (2002). Screening for symptoms of eating disorders: reliability of the SCOFF screening tool with written compared to oral delivery. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 32(4), 466-472.

 

Social Phobia Inventory (SPIN)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Social Phobia Symptoms

Reference: Connor, K. M., Davidson, J. R., Churchill, L. E., Sherwood, A., Weisler, R. H., & FOA, E. (2000). Psychometric properties of the Social Phobia Inventory (SPIN) New self-rating scale. The British Journal of Psychiatry, 176(4), 379-386.

 

Spence Children’s Anxiety Scale

Versions: Child/Adolescent (Self- and Parent-Report)

Domains: Generalized Anxiety Symptoms (DSM-IV)

Reference: Spence, S. H. (1998). A measure of anxiety symptoms among children. Behaviour research and therapy, 36(5), 545-566.

 

Stalking Behavior Checklist

Versions: Adult

Domains: Stalking history

Reference: Coleman, F. L. (1997). Stalking Behavior and the Cycle of Domestic Violence. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 12(3), 420.

 

Structured Interview for PTSD (SI-PTSD)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Trauma History, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Diagnosis (DSM-IV)

Reference: Davidson, J., Smith, R., & Kudler, H. (1989). Validity and reliability of the DSM-III criteria for posttraumatic stress disorder: Experience with a structured interview. The Journal of nervous and mental disease, 177(6), 336-341.

 

Structured Trauma-Related Experiences and Symptoms Screener (STRESS)

Versions: Child/Adolescent (Self-Report Paper and Computer-Administered)

Domains: Trauma History, DSM-5 Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms and Functional Impairment

Reference: Grasso, D., Felton, J., & Reid-Quinones. (2014). The Structured Trauma-Related Experiences and Symptoms Screener (STRESS) for DSM-5: Development and Preliminary Psychometrics.

 

Suicidal Behaviors Questionnaire (SBQ)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Suicidal behavior

Reference: Osman, A., Bagge, C. L., Gutierrez, P. M., Konick, L. C., Kopper, B. A., & Barrios, F. X. (2001). The Suicidal Behaviors Questionnaire-Revised (SBQ-R): validation with clinical and nonclinical samples. Assessment, 8(4), 443.

 

Suicide Assessment Five-step Evaluation and Triage (SAFE-T)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Suicide Risk

Reference: Jacobs, D. (2007); SAMHSA

 

The Suicide Behaviors Questionnaire – Revised (SBQ-R)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Para-suicide, Suicidal Behavior

Reference: Osman, A., Bagge, C. L., Gutierrez, P. M., Konick, L. C., Kopper, B. A., & Barrios, F. X. (2001). The Suicidal Behaviors Questionnaire-Revised (SBQ-R): validation with clinical and nonclinical samples. Assessment, 8(4), 443-454

 

The Juvenile Victimization Questionnaire (JVQ)

Versions: Adolescent

Domains: Victimization History

Reference: Finkelhor, D., Hamby, S. L., Ormrod, R., & Turner, H. (2005). The Juvenile Victimization Questionnaire: reliability, validity, and national norms. Child abuse & neglect, 29(4), 383-412.

 

Therapist Beliefs about Exposure Scale

Versions: Adult

Domains: Negative Beliefs about Exposure Scale

Reference: Deacon, B. J., Farrell, N. R., Kemp, J. J., Dixon, L. J., Sy, J. T., Zhang, A. R., & McGrath, P. B. (2013). Assessing therapist reservations about exposure therapy for anxiety disorders: The Therapist Beliefs about Exposure Scale. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 27, 772-780.

 

Thought Action Fusion Scale (TAF)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Thought-Action Fusion

Reference: Shafran, R., Thordarson, D. S., & Rachman, S. (1996). Thought-action fusion in obsessive compulsive disorder. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 10(5), 379-391.

 

Traumatic Events Screening Inventory

Versions: Child, Adolescent

Domains: Trauma History

Reference: Ford, J. D., Racusin, R., Rogers, K., Ellis, C., Schiffman, J., Ribbe, D., … & Edwards, J. (2002). Traumatic Events Screening Inventory for Children (TESI-C) Version 8.4. National Center for PTSD and Dartmouth Child Psychiatry Research Group, Dartmouth VT.

 

Trauma History Questionnaire (THQ)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Trauma History

Reference: Hooper, L. M., Stockton, P., Krupnick, J. L., & Green, B. L. (2011). Development, use, and psychometric properties of the Trauma History Questionnaire. Journal of Loss and Trauma, 16(3), 258-283.

 

University of Washington Risk Assessment Protocol (UWRAP)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Suicide risk

Reference: Reynolds, S. K., Lindenboim, N., Comtois, K. A., Murray, A., & Linehan, M. M. (2006). Risky assessments: participant suicidality and distress associated with research assessments in a treatment study of suicidal behavior. Suicide & life-threatening behavior, 36(1), 19.

 

Violence Exposure Scale for Children

Versions: Child

Domains: Community Violence

Reference: Fox, N. A., & Leavitt, L. A. (1995). The Violence Exposure Scale for Children–Revised VEX-R. College Park: Institute for Child Study, University of Maryland.

 

West Haven-Yale Multidimensional Pain Inventory (WHYMPI)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Chronic pain

Reference: Kerns, R. D., Turk, D. C., & Rudy, T. E. (1985). The West Haven-Yale Multidimensional Pain Inventory (WHYMPI). Pain.

 

Women’s Experience with Battering (WEB)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Battering history

Reference: Smith, P. H., Earp, J. A., & DeVellis, R. (1995). Measuring battering: development of the Women’s Experience with Battering (WEB) Scale. Women’s health (Hillsdale, NJ), 1(4), 273.

 

Working Alliance Inventory-Short Form (WAI-SF)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Therapeutic working alliance

Reference: Hatcher, R. L., & Gillaspy, J. A. (2006). Development and validation of a revised short version of the Working Alliance Inventory. Psychotherapy Research.

 

Worry and Anxiety Questionnaire (WAXQ)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Worry Symptoms

Reference: Dugas, M.J., Francis, K. (2000). Review of the Worry and Anxiety Questionnaire. In: J. Maltby, C. A. Lewis, & A. P. Hill (Eds.), Commisioned reviews on 300 Psychological Tests . Lampeter, Wales: Edwin Mellen Press.

 

Yale Global Tic Severity Scale (YGTSS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Tic Disorder Symptoms

Reference: Leckman, J. F., Riddle, M. A., Hardin, M. T., Ort, S. I., Swartz, K. L., Stevenson, J., & Cohen, D. J. (1989). The Yale Global Tic Severity Scale: initial testing of a clinician-rated scale of tic severity. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 28(4), 566-573.

 

Yale-Brown Obsessive-Compulsive Scale (Y-BOCS)

Versions: Adult

Domains: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Symptoms

Reference: Goodman, W. K., Price, L. H., Rasmussen, S. A., Mazure, C., Fleischmann, R. L., Hill, C. L., … & Charney, D. S. (1989). The Yale-Brown obsessive compulsive scale: I. Development, use, and reliability. Archives of general psychiatry, 46(11), 1006-1011.

 

Yale-Brown Obsessive-Compulsive Scale (CY-BOCS) for Children

Versions: Child

Domains: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Symptoms

Reference: Scahill, L., Riddle, M. A., McSwiggin-Hardin, M., Ort, S. I., King, R. A., Goodman, W. K., … & Leckman, J. F. (1997). Children’s Yale-Brown obsessive compulsive scale: reliability and validity. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 36(6), 844-852.

 

Yale-Brown Obsessive-Compulsive Scale Modified for BDD

Versions: Adolescent, Adult

Domains: Body Dysmorphic Disorder Symptoms

Reference: Phillips, K. A., Hollander, E., Rasmussen, S. A., & Aronowitz, B. R. (1997). A severity rating scale for body dysmorphic disorder: development, reliability, and validity of a modified version of the Yale-Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale. Psychopharmacology Bulletin.

 

Young Mania Rating Scale

Versions: Adult

Domains: Mania Symptoms

Reference: Young, R. C., Biggs, J. T., Ziegler, V. E., & Meyer, D. A. (1978). A rating scale for mania: reliability, validity and sensitivity. The British Journal of Psychiatry, 133(5), 429-435.

 

Young Mania Rating Scale for Children

Versions: Child (Parent-Report)

Domains: Mania Symptoms

Reference: Gracious, B. L., Youngstrom, E. A., Findling, R. L., & Calabrese, J. R. (2002). Discriminative validity of a parent version of the Young Mania Rating Scale. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 41(11), 1350-1359.

 

Zung Self-Rating Depression Scale

Versions: Adult

Domains: Depressive Symptoms

Reference: Zung, W. W. (1965). A self-rating depression scale. Archives of General Psychiatry.