Check Your Teenager Child’s Depression for Free Using PHQ-9 Modified for Teens A Gold Standard Clinically Validated Depression Screening Instrument

Check Your Teenager Child’s Depression for Free Using PHQ-9 Modified for Teens A Gold Standard Clinically Validated Depression Screening Instrument

About PHQ-9 Modified for Teens PHQ-9 or Public Health Questionnaire is a clinically validated psychological instrument with a curated set of questions to help a clinician to assess the depression of a child. The tool has 89% sensitivity and 77% specificity[1] and is a gold standard and popular depression tracking tool. This is mostly used…

Clinically Validated Most Reliable Depression Self-Assessment Test for Free: Hamilton Depression Rating Scale (HDRS) Self Depression Assessment

Clinically Validated Most Reliable Depression Self-Assessment Test for Free: Hamilton Depression Rating Scale (HDRS) Self Depression Assessment

Context In the post-COVID times, the mental health in the general population has significantly degraded. Depression has been one of the leading issues in mental health challenges. Depression has long been clinically considered a silent killer. In most cases of suicides, it has been seen that depression has been the most common comorbidity, and many…

Self-Screening Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder(CPTSD)  (PCL-C) for Childhood Sexual Manipulation Continuous Abuse

Self-Screening Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder(CPTSD) (PCL-C) for Childhood Sexual Manipulation Continuous Abuse

PCL-C (the current instrument) is also called the civilian version and is applicable for all traumatic events. Are Results Valid and Reliable? Two studies of both Vietnam and Persian Gulf theater veterans show that the PCL is both valid and reliable (Additional references are available from the DH Definition “Complex post-traumatic stress disorder (complex PTSD)…