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Child Measures of Trauma and PTSD



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Child Measures of Trauma and PTSD

Below are lists of child and adolescent trauma and PTSD measures. For each measure, a brief description, sample items, versions, and references are provided. Information on how to obtain the measure is also provided.

We provide you information on the child measures below, however our main audience is not children. For further information on a specific child measure please visit the National Child Traumatic Stress Network Measures ReviewLink will take you outside the VA website. VA is not responsible for the content of the linked site. database.

Trauma Exposure Measures

Trauma Exposure and Symptom Measures

PTSD and General Symptom Measures

Measure availability: We provide information on a variety of measures assessing trauma and PTSD. These measures are intended for use by qualified mental health professionals and researchers. Measures authored by National Center staff are available as direct downloads or by request. Measures developed outside of the National Center can be requested via contact information available on the information page for the specific measure.

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