DEPRESSION SCALING QUESTIONARE:
THIS QUESTIONARE CONSISTS OF 9 GROUPS OF STATEMENTS
Please read each group of questions carefully and then pick out the one statement in each group that best describes the way you were feeling during the past two weeks, including today.
I do not feel sad.
I feel sad much of the time.
I feel sad all the time.
I am so sad or unhappy that I cant stand it.
I am not discouraged about my future.
I feel ore discouraged about my future than I used to be.
I do not ecpect things to work out for me.
I feel my future is hopeless and will only get worse.
3. PAST FAILURE:
I do not feel like a failure.
I have failed more than I should have.
As I look back, I see a lot of failures.
I feel I am a total failure as a person.
4. LOSS OF PLEASURE:
I get as much pleasure as I ever did from the things I enjoy.
I dont enjoy things as much as I used to.
I get very little pressure from the things I used to enjoy.
I cant get any pleasure from the things I used to enjoy.
5. GUILTY FEELINGS:
I dont feel particularly guilty.
I feel guilty over many things I have done or should have done.
I feel quite guilty most of the time.
I feel guilty all the time.
6. PUNISHMENT FEELINGS:
I dont feel I am being punished.
I feel I may be punished.
I expect to be punished.
I feel I am being punished.
I feel the same about my self as ever.
I have lost confidence in myself.
I am dissapointed in myself.
I dislike myself.
I dont criticize myself or blame myself more than usual.
I am more critical of myself than I used to be.
I criticize myself for all of my faults.
I blame myself for everything bad that happens.
9. SUICIDAL THOUGHTS/WISHES:
I dont have any thoughts of killing myself.
I have thoughts of killing myself, but I would not carry them out
I would like to kill myself.
I would kill myself if i had the chance.