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
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