Psychiatric Rating Scales for Bipolar Disorder


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Scales in the .XLS format are covered by the terms of use posted at The Medical Algorithms Project. Note that some of the scales without the [must be purchased] tag may not be in the public domain. Please report any broken links in the forum. Psychiatric Rating Scales Index

DSM-IV-TR: Bipolar Disorders (from Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders: Fourth Edition Text Revision (DSM-IV-TR))

ICD-10: F31 Bipolar Affective Disorder (from The International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, tenth revision)

ICD-10: F34.0 Cyclothymia

The Bipolar Spectrum Diagnostic Scale (BSDS)

Mood Disorder Questionnaire for Bipolar Disorder at Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)

Young Mania Rating Scale (YMRS) [PDF]

Parent Version of the Young Mania Rating Scale (P-YMRS)

Manic State Rating Scale (MSRS) [.XLS]
[More info]

Mania Rating Guide (MRG)

Longitudinal Rating Scale of Petterson et al for the Manic State [.XLS]
[More info]

Affective Disorders Evaluation (ADE) [PDF]

Clinical Self-Report Form

See also Psychiatric Rating Scales for Depression

See also Psychiatric Rating Scales for Suicide Ideation

The Bech-Rafaelsen Mania Rating Scale (BRMRS) [.XLS]
[More info]

Goldberg scales to measure the severity of depressive and manic symptoms

Manic State Checklist for Nurses [.XLS]
[More info]

Typical Problem Areas on the Quality of Life Scale in Mania (from MentalHealth.Com) [PDF]

Clinical Monitoring Form (CMF)

Mood Chart

Mood Calendar [PDF]

Daily Mood Worksheet [PDF]

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