Screening Tools for Teens
PHQ-9 for Teens
The PHQ-9 for Teens can be a useful tool for evaluating teen anxiety.
Click here to download a printable copy.
SCORING THE RESULTS
No or minimal depression
Moderately severe depression
15-27 -> You should seek professional help.
If your teen selected answers 1, 2 or 3 on Item 9 -> You should seek professional help.
The PHQ-9 For Teens (Adolescents) is not meant to be a diagnosis.
Please consult a qualified mental health professional to diagnose a specific condition.