Are You Depressed? Answer This Personal Health Questionnaire
Today we spoke to Alicia, our mental health professional, and she brought up a Personal Health Questionnaire that is used to monitor changes in a patient's depression. The questionnaire is not used as a screening tool, but rather as a tool in which you can monitor changes in your mental health.
The Personal Health Questionnaire is used by mental health professionals from across the globe. Below you fill find a link to the questionnaire as well as how to score your results. Before you take the questionnaire, be aware that you will be answering the questions based on the last 2 weeks.
Scoring Depression Severity:
- 0-4 none
- 5-9 mild
- 10-14 moderate
- 15-19 moderately severe
- 20-27 severe