PTSD: National Center for PTSD
With the release of DSM-5, the National Center for PTSD is working to revise and validate a number of PTSD assessments. We will continue to update this page as information becomes available.
Currently, the following measures have been updated to include DSM-5 criteria for PTSD:
- Clinician-Administered PTSD Scale for DSM-5 (CAPS-5).
- Clinician-Administered PTSD Scale for DSM-5 - Child/Adolescent Version (CAPS-CA-5)
- PTSD Checklist for DSM-5 (PCL-5)
- Life Events Checklist for DSM-5 (LEC-5)
The measure below is still being revised:
- The Primary Care PTSD Screen (PC-PTSD), which will also be available in Spanish
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