General Emotion

Please read each statement below and select the option which best indicates how much the statement applied to you over the past month. There are no right or wrong answers. Do not spend too much time on any statement.

There are 21 statements.


  1. I felt scared without any good reason.



  1. I couldn't seem to experience any positive feeling at all.



  1. I was intolerant of anything that kept me from getting on with what I was doing.



  1. I found it hard to wind down.



  1. I felt I wasn't worth much as a person.



  1. I felt that I was using a lot of nervous energy.



  1. I was unable to become enthusiastic about anything.



  1. I felt I was close to panic.



  1. I felt that life was meaningless.



  1. I was worried about situations in which I might panic and make a fool of myself.



  1. I tended to over-react to situations.



  1. I felt that I was rather touchy.



  1. I was aware of dryness of my mouth.



  1. I found myself getting agitated.



  1. I found it difficult to work up the initiative to do things.



  1. I was aware of the action of my heart in the absence of physical exertion (e.g., sense of heart rate increase, heart missing a beat).



  1. I felt down-hearted and blue.



  1. I found it difficult to relax.



  1. I experienced trembling (e.g., in the hands).



  1. I felt that I had nothing to look forward to.



  1. I experienced breathing difficulty (e.g., excessively rapid breathing, breathlessness in the absence of physical exertion).