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January 29, 2019
How to Use The Beck Depression Inventory-II (BDI-II): 1996 revision of the BDI 21-item self-report multiple-choice inventory ~ 10 minutes to complete Widely used indicator of the severity of depression
September 30, 2016
Learn how to use the Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-2) to screen for depression.
September 30, 2016
How to Use Proven to be an effective screening tool to identify patients at risk for “perinatal” depression Valuable, efficient and easy to administer  Mother asked to check the response that comes closest to how she has been feeling in the previous 7 days – all items must be completed …
September 30, 2016
How to Use Quick Inventory of Depressive Symptomatology (Self-Report)  (QIDS-SR-16) has proven useful for many years as a way of determining a patient’s level of depression before, during, and after treatment.
September 29, 2016
How to Use 15-item screening tool used to identify depression in older adults  Used with healthy, medically ill and mild to moderately cognitively impaired adults Extensively used in community, acute and long-term care settings Easy to administer and score Same “yes/no” format as the LF…
September 29, 2016
How to Use The CSDD is designed to assess depression in elderly residents with dementia  Takes ~ 20 minutes to administer The ratings should be based on depressive symptoms and signs occurring during the week prior to the interview.
September 29, 2016
The Hamilton Depression Rating Scale (HAM-D) has proven useful for many years as a way of determining a patient’s level of depression before, during, and after treatment.
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