Provider Resources

General Screening Tools

Pediatric Symptom Checklist -17 (PSC-17)   English   I   Spanish   I  Chinese

  • Ages: 3-17 years

Strength and Difficulties Questionnaire (SDQ)     

English   I   Spanish   I  Chinese (traditional)  I Chinese (simplified)

  • Age: 3-17 years

Condition Screening Tools


Vanderbilt (ages 6-12)

Parent Vanderbilt, Initial       English   I  Spanish

Teacher Vanderbilt, Initial     English   I  Spanish


Follow-up, Parent Vanderbilt     English   I  Spanish 

Follow-up, Teacher Vanderbilt   English 

Vanderbilt Scoring Instructions


SNAP-IV (Swanson, Nolan and Pelham Teacher and Parent Rating Scale, ages 6-18)

SNAP-IV (90 item)

SNAP-IV 26 (26 item)



Anxiety Clinical Guidelines (PDF)


Anxiety Screening Tools:

   SCARED (ages 8-18)   

        SCARED, Child-report       English   I   Spanish 

        SCARED, Parent-report     English   I   Spanish 


   GAD-7 (ages 11-adult)            English   I   Spanish


Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)  

     CY-BOCS (OCD screening)


Attention and behavioral challenges



  • Autism Resources  
  •  Autism Resources for Families     

                               English  I  Chinese (traditional)  I  Chinese (simplified)




PHQ-9 Adolescent (ages 11-17)    English   I  Spanish


SMFQ (Short Mood and Feelings Questionnaire, ages 6-19)   Child-report  I  Parent-report

SMFQ Scoring

  • Not true = 0, Sometimes true = 1, True = 2
  • Total score 12 or higher on SMFQ may indicate presence of depression


CES-DC (Center for Epidemiological Studies - Depression Scale for Children, ages 6-17)

 CES-DC (English)


Maternal Perinatal Depression

Edinburgh Postpartum Depression Scale (EDPS)   English   I  Spanish


Eating Disorders

 Primary Care Provider Resources for Eating Disorders (PDF)

 Family Resources for Eating Disorders (PDF)


Suicide risk assessment and Safety plan


Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale (C-SSRS, Ambulatory/Outpatient)


NIMH ASQ (Ask Suicide-screening Questions) Toolkit



Suicide Safety Plan (Brown-Stanley) 


Sleep handout for Families

Substance-use Screening Tools

CRAFFT screening interview


Trauma-screening Tools

PEARLS (Pediatric ACES and Related Life-events Screener)

  • Screening for Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACES) in pediatric population
  • Caregiver report (0-19 years), Adolescent Self-report (12-19 years)
  • Ages: 0-19 years


Video Resources


Health Care Workers: How to Prioritize Your Own Well-being


 “My Patients Are All Stressed!”: Tips on Supporting Patients While Supporting Yourself


Resilience and Emotional Well-being Video Series

Watch the Series 

Psychiatry Consultation to Pediatrics: Expanding Access to Mental Health Care