Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale CES-D

One of the most common screening tests for depression. Asks how the person felt and behaved over the last week. 10 or 20 question self-reporting instrument, measures symptoms defined by the American Psychiatric Association’ Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-IV) for a major depressive episode.

Center for Epidemiologic Studies, 1977, updated

Evidence Rating: III

Cost: Free

Additional Info:

Topics:

Depression

Perinatal Periods:

Parenting Postpartum Pre-/Inter-conception Prenatal

Resource types:

Screening Tools and Protocols

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