Assessment

Screen for Child Anxiety-Related Disorders - Child, 18-item version (SCARED-18Sy)

Circle1The Screen for Child Anxiety-Related Disorders - Child, 18-item version (SCARED-18Sy) is a child self-report instrument used to screen for childhood anxiety disorders, including general anxiety disorder, separation anxiety disorder, panic disorder and social phobia.

For more information on this measure, please contact Fiona McEwen at f.mcewen@qmul.ac.uk.

 

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Evidence Snapshot

Summary
In testing with Syrian refugee children in Lebanon, SCARED subscales had only moderate evidence of internal consistency and the total scores showed modest ability to discriminate between children with and without anxiety disorders. This version of the SCARED is not currently recommended for the purposes of screening for or estimating prevalence of anxiety disorders in the Syrian refugee context.
Where
لبنان
Sample
1006 children and caregivers

Measure Snapshot

For what?
عملية الفحص والتدقيق
About what?
الصحة الذهنية
How?
Paper/pencil format
Respondant
Child, Parent
By what method?
Survey, Observation

معلومات عن المصدر

منشور

نشره

Queen Mary University of London (QMUL), Institute for Development, Research, Advocacy and Applied Care (IDRAAC), Médecins du Monde (MdM)

ألّفه

Fiona S. McEwen, Tania Bosqui, Vanessa Kyrillos, Patricia Moghames, Nicolas Chehade, Cassandra Popham, Paul Bolton, Dahlia Saab, Georges E. Karam, Elie G. Karam, Michael Pluess

الموضوعات

Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS)
Social and Emotional Learning

المنطقه الجغرافيه التي تهمكم اوتعملون بها

Region: Middle East

استعمال:

Basic research, Screening

فئة الموارد:

Mental Health