| Adverse Childhood Experiences
|ASQ – Ask Suicide-Screening Questions
|National Institute of Mental Health tool to help clinicians identify youth at risk for suicide.
|The Brief Pain Inventory
|Cut Down, Annoyed, Guilty, and Eye-Opener. A screening tool to test for problem drinking. The acronym is made up of the tool’s four questions. The tool takes less than one minute to administer. Note the CAGE-AID is the CAGE tool adapted to include drugs. Differences between the two are explained here.
|The Current Opioid Misuse Measure
|Adolescent substance use screener (validated in pediatric/adolescent populations)
|Childhood Trauma Questionnaire
| The Cannabis Use Disorder Identification Test
|Drug Abuse Screening Test
|Difficulties in Emotion Regulation Scale
|Diagnosis, Intractabilityd Risk, Efficacy score
|Generalized Anxiety Disorder 7-Item
|A 9-question measure to classify a patient as high or low risk for misusing/abusing opioids prescribed for pain. A new modification of the original Opioid Risk Tool (ORT).
|Pain Assessment Checklist for Seniors with Limited Ability to Communicate
|Pain Assessment in Advanced Dementia Scale
|Pain Catastrophizing Scale
|Pain intensity, Enjoyment of life, General Activity assessment. Derived from the Brief Pain Inventory
|The purpose of the PHQ-2 is to screen for depression in a “first-step” approach.
|The Patient Health Questionnaire is a multipurpose instrument for screening, diagnosing, monitoring and measuring the severity of depression.
|An assessment tool to help determine how much monitoring a patient on long-term opioid therapy might require There are four versions of SOAPP (with 5, 14, or 24 questions). If you suspect an issue, consider using the extended version. To achieve a shorter form, the sensitivity, specificity, and predictive value are lower than the full versions. Document which version of the tool selected.
|5-question version: takes less than 5 minutes to complete
14-question version: takes about 8 minutes to complete
24-question version: the original, takes about 10 minutes to complete
|Stratification Tool for Opioid Risk Mitigation. A suicide risk screening tool and safety initiative developed by the VA (more information)
|Tobacco, Alcohol, Prescriptions Medication and Other Substances Tool
|NIDA chart comparing screening tools
Review of Pain Assessment (for nonverbal, older adults)