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



  1. I tended to over-react to situations.



  1. I was aware of dryness of my mouth.



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



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



  1. I felt that life was meaningless.



  1. I felt scared without any good reason.



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



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



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



  1. I felt down-hearted and blue.



  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 found it hard to wind down.



  1. I found it difficult to relax.



  1. I felt I was close to panic.



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



  1. I felt that I was rather touchy.



  1. I was unable to become enthusiastic about anything.



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



  1. I found myself getting agitated.