What target behaviors and/or symptoms does the scale assess? How valid and reliable is the assessment tool? How is the scale administered? How would this tool help you with your diagnosis?

A client’s description of symptoms and the observations of the clinical social worker are not always reliable when determining a diagnosis for an anxiety disorder. Therefore, anxiety measurements are very useful in clinical practice. An anxiety scale can indicate the level of severity, which helps the clinician determine the appropriate treatment. For this Discussion, review […]