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 that I had nothing to look forward to.



  1. I felt that I was rather touchy.



  1. I was aware of dryness of my mouth.



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



  1. I felt that life was meaningless.



  1. I felt down-hearted and blue.



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



  1. I felt I was close to panic.



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



  1. I found it hard to wind down.



  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 scared without any good reason.



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



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



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



  1. I found myself getting agitated.



  1. I was unable to become enthusiastic about anything.



  1. I tended to over-react to situations.



  1. I found it difficult to relax.



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



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