The adult questionnaires listed below are free to access and to use with clients/patients for either research or clinical purposes. Researchers and clinicians have permission to:
- utilise the paper copies accessible on this website in the original downloaded format, or
- create an electronic version of the questionnaire for data collection, as long as the electronic version is appropriately identified, references are included and appropriate copyright acknowledgements are made, including a web link to: mq.edu.au/ceh
Please note, these questionnaires and scoring cards cannot be on-sold. They may not be included in a written or online battery as a fee paying service to other clinicians or researchers.
Requests to translate questionnaires
We are happy to provide permission to translate any of our questionnaires with the following conditions:
- The translation will be used for non-commercial purposes only and will not be distributed other than via a link to the CEH website or on the translators organisation website.
- The translation process must include a back translation into English. The CEH will review and provide feedback on the back translation to ensure accuracy in the translation of concepts. Where changes are recommended a corrected back translation will need to be provided and reviewed before the translation can be finalised.
- The final translation should be provided to the CEH who will format the questionnaire into the Macquarie University template. The template for translation includes the names of the translators and the logo of their organisation or university.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to advise your intention to translate any of our questionnaires.
Core Beliefs Questionnaire (CBQ)
|The CBQ measures core beliefs about the self for social anxiety disorder and depression. The questionnaire includes three versions of the CBQ: a Trait version (fundamental absolute statements about the self), a Contingent version (statements about the self related to a specific social-evaluative situation), and an Other version (statements about how others view the self in social-evaluative situations generally).|
Subtle Avoidance Frequency Examination (SAFE)
|Subtle avoidance and safety behaviours are key processes in the maintenance of social anxiety. The SAFE provides an assessment of the extent to which an individual engages in potentially problematic safety strategies in social situations. Items are derived from clinical interviews and experience.|
Albany Panic and Phobia Questionnaire (APPQ)
|The APPQ is an instrument designed to measure interceptive, agoraphobic, and social situational fear.|
Anxiety Control Questionnaire (ACQ)
|The ASQ is a measure of perceived control over emotional reactions and perceived control over external threats specific to anxiety disorders.|
Speech Performance Scale (SPS)
|The SPS is a measure assessing performance during speech tasks. Two forms are available, one self-assessing performance and a second assessing performance from an observer’s perspective.|
Social Interaction Anxiety Scale-6 (SIAS-6) and Social Phobia Scale-6 (SPS-6)
|The SIAS-6 and the SPS-6 is a short form of the Social Interaction Anxiety (SIAS) and Social Phobia Scale (SPS) which are a companion set of measures that aim to assess two related yet distinct facets of social phobia - specific scrutiny fears (i.e., eating, drinking, writing, and using public toilets in the presence of others) and the more generalised social interaction anxieties..|