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 was aware of dryness of my mouth.



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



  1. I tended to over-react to situations.



  1. I felt down-hearted and blue.



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



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



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



  1. I found it difficult to relax.



  1. I found it hard to wind down.



  1. I felt that life was meaningless.



  1. I felt that I was rather touchy.



  1. I felt scared without any good reason.



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



  1. I felt I was close to panic.



  1. I found myself getting agitated.



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



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



  1. I was unable to become enthusiastic about anything.