Saturday, October 22, 2016

Depression Test

The PHQ-9 is a form used by professionals to screen, diagnose and monitor depression.

Fill out the form and go over it with your physician or therapist.

Results: Score-   Diagnosis-                     Treatment Recommendation
             5-9        Minimal Symptoms       Support, return if worse, review in 1 month
             10-14    Depression, mild            Antidepressant or psychotherapy
             15-19    Depression, moderate    Antidepressant or psychotherapy
             20 +      Depression, severe        Antidepressant and psychotherapy

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