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 I wasn't worth much as a person.



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



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



  1. I felt scared without any good reason.



  1. I felt that life was meaningless.



  1. I was unable to become enthusiastic about anything.



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



  1. I found it hard to wind down.



  1. I felt down-hearted and blue.



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



  1. I was aware of dryness of my mouth.



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



  1. I felt that I was rather touchy.



  1. I felt I was close to panic.



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



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



  1. I tended to over-react to situations.



  1. I found myself getting agitated.



  1. I found it difficult to relax.



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