The Mood Disorder Questionnaire
The Mood Disorder Questionnaire (MDQ) - Overview, the MDQ, was developed by a team of psychiatrists, researchers and consumer advocates to address the need for timely and accurate evaluation of bipolar disorder.
The MDQ is a brief self-report instrument that takes about 5 minutes to complete.
Directions: Please answer each question to the best of your ability.
This instrument is designed for screening purposes only and is not to be used as a diagnostic tool.
A positive screen should be followed by a comprehensive evaluation.
If a positive screen our office will recommend client have a psychiatric evaluation by a board certified psychiatrist to confirm Bipolar and prescribe medications, accordingly, to treat the Bipolar.
This instrument is designed for screening purposes only and not to be used as a diagnostic tool. Permission for use granted by RMA Hirschfeld, MD
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