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Mental Health Screening Tools
Mental Health America has developed helpful screening tools. To access a tool simply click one of the options below.
Depression Screening >
Anxiety Screening >
Bipolar Screening >
PTSD Screening >
Alcohol or Substance Use Screening >
Youth Screening >
Parent Screening >
Psychosis Screening >
The site has eight separate screening tools:
The Depression Screen is most appropriate for individuals who are feeling overwhelming sadness. The site uses PHQ9 for Depression Screening.
The Anxiety Screen will help if you feel that worry and fear affect your day to day life. The site uses Prime-MD-PHQ for Anxiety Screening.
The Bipolar Screen is intended to support individuals who have mood swings – or unusual shifts in mood and energy.The site uses MDQ for Mood Disorder (Bipolar) Screening.
The PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) Screen is best taken by those who are bothered by a traumatic life event.The site uses PC-PTSD for PTSD Screening.
The Alcohol or Substance Use Screen will help determine if your use of alcohol or drugs is an area to address. The site uses CAGE-AID for Alcohol or Substance Use Screening.
The Youth Screen is for young people (age 11-17) who are concerned that their emotions, attention, or behaviors might be signs of a problem. The site uses PSC for Youth Screening.
The Parent Screen is for parents of young people to determine if their child’s emotions, attention, or behaviors might be signs of a problem.The site uses PSC for Parent Screening.
The Psychosis Screen is for young people (age 12-35) who feel like their brain is playing tricks on them (seeing, hearing or believing things that don’t seem real or quite right)