Mental Health Assessment Tools
Millions of Americans suffer from mental health and substance abuse related problems but only a portion of them receive treatment. Often times, disorders go undiagnosed or misdiagnosed for many years making treatment a challenging process at best. Screenings and assessment tools used by doctors and treatment professionals can provide early indication that there is a problem and may result in earlier access to treatment and care but not always.
The following links provide access to some of the mental health assessment tools and substance abuse assessment tools used throughout the behavioral health industry to help pinpoint, diagnose and prepare to treat these conditions.
Screening and Assessment Tools
- Patient Health Questionnaire to identify depression
- Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test
- NIDA Drug Use Screening Tool
- Mood Disorder Questionnaire
- Suicide Assessment Fact Sheet