Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale (CES-D)

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Center for Epidemiological Studies Depression Scale (CES-D)

A self-report screener consisting of 20 likert items measuing depressive symptoms developed by Hann et al (1999)
Duration: 2 minutes
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Mar 5, 2022, 12:14AM

The Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale (CESD) - Revised (R)

A revised version of the CES-D
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Jan 4, 2024, 6:41PM

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Hann, D., Winter, K., & Jacobsen, P. (1999) Measurement of depressive symptoms in cancer patients. Evaluation of the Center for Epidemiological Studies Depression Scale (CES-D). Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 46, 437-443.

Van Dam, & Earleywine. (2011). Validation of the Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale—Revised (CESD-R): Pragmatic depression assessment in the general population. Psychiatry Research, 186(1), 128-132.

Dozeman, E., Van Schaik, D., Van Marwijk, H., Stek, M., Van Der Horst, H., & Beekman, A. (2011). The center for epidemiological studies depression scale (CES-D) is an adequate screening instrument for depressive and anxiety disorders in a very old population living in residential homes. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 26(3), 239-46.

Sugawara, Yasui-Furukori, Sasaki, Umeda, Takahashi, Danjo, . . . Nakaji. (2012). Relationships between suicidal ideation and the dimensions of depressive symptoms among middle-aged population in Japan. Journal of Affective Disorders, 136(3), 819-823.

Vilagut, G., Forero, C., Barbaglia, G., & Alonso, J. (2012). Screening accuracy of the Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale (CES-D): A systematic review with meta-analysis. Quality Of Life Research, 21, 41.

Head, J., Stansfeld, S., Ebmeier, K., Geddes, J., Allan, C., Lewis, G., & Kivimäki, M. (2013). Use of self-administered instruments to assess psychiatric disorders in older people: Validity of the General Health Questionnaire, the Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale and the self-completion version of the revised Clinical Interview Schedule. Psychological Medicine, 43(12), 2649-56.

Carter, Cogo-Moreira, Herrmann, Merino, Yang, Shah, . . . Swardfager. (2016). Validity of the Center for Epidemiological Studies Depression scale in Type 2 diabetes. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 90, 91-97.

González, P., Nuñez, A., Merz, E., Brintz, C., Weitzman, O., Navas, E., . . . Ben-Porath, Yossef S. (2017). Measurement Properties of the Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale (CES-D 10): Findings From HCHS/SOL. Psychological Assessment, 29(4), 372-381.

Arbona, Burridge, & Olvera. (2017). The Center for Epidemiological Studies Depression Scale (CES-D): Measurement equivalence across gender groups in Hispanic college students. Journal of Affective Disorders, 219, 112-118.