This is 12 item observer rated scale for rating severity of BDD. Phillips et al.
This is an observer rated scale used to determine strength of conviction of beliefs and to diagnose a delusional disorder in BDD.
Eisen, J. et al
The Responsibility Attitudes scale (Salkovskis et al)
This is a self-report version to help define the obsessions and compulsions prior to using the Yale Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale (YBOCS). (Goodman et al,
This is a standard observer rated scale to rate severity of OCD symptoms (Goodman et al.
This is a self-report measure of Obsessive Compulsive symptoms (Foa, E. et al)
This is a self-report scale to measure severity of hoarding behaviour. (Frost et al, )
This is a standard observer rated scale for symptoms of depression (Montgomery, S & Asberg)
Score Card for rating items of the MADRS.
This is a self-report scale is for identifying cognitive and behavioural avoidance in depression for Behavioural Activation. It was developed by Ottenbreit, C. and Dobson, K.
This is a 9 item self-report scale to screen for Body Dysmorphic Disorder in cosmetic procedure settings.
Veale, D, Ellison, N, Werner, T, Dodhia, R, Serfaty, M & Clarke, A. (2012) Development of a cosmetic procedure screening questionnaire (COPS) for Body Dysmorphic Disorder. Journal of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, 65:530-532 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bjps.2011.09.007
There are two validated measures for a Specific Phobia of Vomiting
The first is the Specific Phobia of Vomiting Inventory which is more of a process measures (Veale, D, Ellison, N, Boschen, M, Costa, A, Whelan, C, Muccio, F, Henry, K (2013). Development of an inventory to measure Specific Phobia of Vomiting (emetophobia). Cognitive Therapy and Research 37:595-604 http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10608-012-9495-y )
The second is the EmetQ – Boschen, M, Veale, D., Ellison, N., Reddell, T. (2014). The Emetophobia Questionnaire (EmetQ-13): Psychometric Validation of a Measure of Specific Phobia of Vomiting. Journal of Anxiety Disorders. Epub 27 August 2013. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.janxdis.2013.08.004
This is a self-report questionnaire used for rating severity of a fear of vomiting. It is currently being validated. (Boschen et al, unpublished)
This is a measure of cognitive processes and behaviours that are relevant in maintaining symptoms of a specific phobia of vomiting. It is currently being evaluated and will be submitted shortly as Veale et al.
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