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Kessler Psychological Distress Scale (K6)

Psychiatric Scale | July 10, 2018

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The Kessler Psychological Distress 6-Item Scale (K6) is an abbreviated version of the Kessler 10, which was designed as a brief, simple, and reliable instrument to measure anxiety and depression. The self-administered scale includes 6 questions about an individual’s emotional state, which are scored on a Likert Scale from 0 – 4, where 0 represents…

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