Mental Health Screening Diagnosis

  • Pediatric Symptom Checklist-Parent: A 35 item psychosocial screen designed to facilitate the recognition of cognitive, emotional, and behavioral problems in children. (Parent-completed)
  • Pediatric Symptom Checklist-Youth:A 35 item psychosocial screen designed to facilitate the recognition of cognitive, emotional, and behavioral problems in children. (Youth Self report)
  • Kiddie-SADS (Links to University of Pittsburg Department of Psychiatry and the page that has their copyrighted version of the K-SADS Present and Lifetime Version)
  • PHQ-4 The Patient Health Questionnaire for Depression and Anxiety (PHQ-4) was developed to create an ultra-brief screener for depression and anxiety for use during outpatient or home visits any time during pregnancy or up to one year postpartum.
  • PHQ-9 The Patient Health Questionnaire for Depression and Anxiety  was developed to screen quickly in a home based or primary care setting. There is a page for adults, and another for adolescents
  • Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire: The Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire (SDQ) is a brief behavioural screening questionnaire about 3-16 year olds. It exists in several versions to meet the needs of researchers, clinicians and educationalists.
  • Edinburgh postnatal depression Screen

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Eating Disorders

Anxiety Disorders

Attachment and Relationships

Autism Spectrum Disorders

Behavior Disorders

Mood Disorders

Depression

Sexuality

Sleep

Assessing Treatment

Scoring

Positive Psychology

WHO well-being index (links to WHO Psychiatric Research Site)

Self-Efficacy QUestionnaire

Rosenberg Self-Esteem Questionnaire

Authentic Happiness Inventory Questionnaire–measures overall happiness

Fordyce Emotions Questionnaire

Suicide and Self-Harm

  • Reasons for Living Scale (long)*
  • Reasons for Living Scale (short)*
  • Reasons for Living-Adolescent
  • Suicide Attempt Self-Injury Interview*

* These items were previously available on the University of Washington Website for Dr. Marsha Linehan, but the links no longer work.

While psycho therapy with horses is novel, our practices are evidence informed.  We believe that Checklists can help your mental health treatment team develop an appropriate treatment plan and assess the progress of treatment, whether using psycho therapy with horses or more traditional therapy services.