Generalized Anxiety Disorder 7 (GAD-7) is a test used to screen for generalized anxiety disorder and measure its severity. The GAD-7 has seven items that measure the severity of various generalized anxiety disorder symptoms. Generalized Anxiety Disorder-7 was developed by Spitzer and colleagues in 2006.
Over the last 2 weeks, how often have you been bothered by the following problems?
1 - Feeling nervous, anxious or on edge
2 - Not being able to stop or control worrying
3 - Worrying too much about different things
4 - Trouble relaxing
5 - Being so restless that it is hard to sit still
6 - Becoming easily annoyed or irritable
7 - Feeling afraid as if something awful might happen