Assessment scales in child and adolescent psychiatry by Frank C. Verhulst

By Frank C. Verhulst

A compendium that summarizes nearly one hundred fifty scales around the box of psychological problems in kids and teens. This paintings turns out to be useful for these thinking about assessing the psychological illnesses of youngsters and teenagers and the impression that those could have on their day-by-day lives.

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Com 31 Pediatric Symptom Checklist (PSC) Time 5 minutes Ages 4–16 Time Frame Not specified Purpose Assessment of emotional and behavioral problems. Norms No information available. org, where rating scales can be downloaded as well. Key references Commentary The PSC was developed to facilitate recognition and referral of psychosocial problems as part of routine primary care visits. Therefore, it was designed as a short parent-reported questionnaire. Recent extensions of the PSC are a self-report and a teacher report, and scoring of items on subscales.

38. Gets in many fights Gets teased a lot 0 1 2 0 1 2 39. 40. Hangs around with others who get in trouble Hears sounds or voices that aren’t there (describe): ________________________________ _________________________________________ 0 1 2 0 1 2 41. 42. Impulsive or acts without thinking Would rather be alone than with others 0 1 2 0 1 2 43. 44. Lying or cheating Bites fingernails 45. 46. Nervous, highstrung, or tense Nervous movements or twitching (describe): _________________________________________ _________________________________________ 0 1 2 0 1 2 M A S 0 1 2 30.

The Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale for Children. Psychopharmacol Bull 1982; 18: 10–16. Properties Items The BPRS-C comprises 21 items that are rated on a 7-point scale with responses: not present, very mild, mild, moderate, moderately severe, severe, and extremely severe. Scales Factor analysis supported 7 subscales, each consisting of 3 items. The subscales are labeled: Behavior Problems, Depression, Thinking Disturbance, Psychomotor Excitation, Withdrawal-Retardation, Anxiety, and Organicity.

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