BDI2

Beck Depression Inventory Revision
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The listed price refers to a single test administration.
Please consider that the VTS Standard Subscription is required to start a test in VTS.

Field of Application+

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Detailed Description+

Assesses the level of depressive symptoms.
The self-assessment tool BDI-II is used mainly for differential assessment; it is the standard test in the clinical and research field. For clinical neuropsychology patients with a primary diagnosis such as schizophrenia, panic disorder or compulsive disorder it is important from the point of view of treatment to identify depressive components.

Test forms+

One test form.

Task+

The respondent is presented with symptoms of a depressive disorder. From a list of either four or seven statements, he or she chooses the one that best describes his/her situation in the last two weeks. It is possible to go back and correct the most recent statement.

Dimensions+

Clinical-psychological dimensions

Languages+

German

Duration+

approx. 5–10 minutes; individuals with severe depression or a compulsive disorder may need more time.

Age+

Norms for ages 13+ (convenience sample).

Test administration+

Controlled Mode

Proctored Mode


The listed price refers to a single test administration.
Please consider that the VTS Standard Subscription is required to start a test in VTS.

Field of Application+

NEURO
TRAFFIC
SPORT
HR
Detailed Description+

Assesses the level of depressive symptoms.
The self-assessment tool BDI-II is used mainly for differential assessment; it is the standard test in the clinical and research field. For clinical neuropsychology patients with a primary diagnosis such as schizophrenia, panic disorder or compulsive disorder it is important from the point of view of treatment to identify depressive components.

Test forms+

One test form.

Task+

The respondent is presented with symptoms of a depressive disorder. From a list of either four or seven statements, he or she chooses the one that best describes his/her situation in the last two weeks. It is possible to go back and correct the most recent statement.

Dimensions+

Clinical-psychological dimensions

Languages+

German

Duration+

approx. 5–10 minutes; individuals with severe depression or a compulsive disorder may need more time.

Age+

Norms for ages 13+ (convenience sample).

Test administration+

Controlled Mode

Proctored Mode


Scoring+

The following main variables are scored:

Total score: Measure of subjectively experienced depression.
As an additional variable the severity of the depression in accordance with Beck’s threshold values is given.