Beck Depression Inventory

The Beck Depression Inventory (BDI) contains 21 self-report items, completed using a multiple-choice format. Scores range from 0-63 with higher scores associated with more severe depression.

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Find out more about Beck Depression Inventory

Alternative name
BDI
BDI-21

Active? Yes

First used: 01 January 1970

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