Anxiety screening by a two item Generalized Anxiety Disorder GAD 2 in adults

Over the last 2 weeks, how often have you been bothered by the following problems?

Questions for Anxiety screening by a two item Generalized Anxiety Disorder GAD 2 in adults

1.

Feeling nervous, anxious or on edge

The answer should be a single choice:
  1. Not at all (0 points)
  2. Several Days (1 point)
  3. More than half the days (2 points)
  4. Nearly every day (3 points)
2.

Not being able to stop or control worrying

The answer should be a single choice:
  1. Not at all (0 points)
  2. Several Days (1 point)
  3. More than half the days (2 points)
  4. Nearly every day (3 points)

Anxiety screening by a two item Generalized Anxiety Disorder GAD 2 in adults FAQ

How does the GAD-2 Questionnaire work?
+

People with anxiety disorders are more likely to worry about money or their health. For this test, you will be asked about these two issues. You're asked if you've had any trouble with either of them over the last two weeks.

How to interpret the GAD-2 score?
+

A GAD-2 score of 0-3 is considered to be diagnosed with mild anxiety levels. A score of 3 and above is a strong signal for the clinical identification of anxiety disorders. You cannot stop your mind from worrying, feeling confused, and agitated all the time.

What is the difference between Gad-2 and GAD-7?
+

GAD-7 is a 7 item questionnaire used to analyze the anxiety levels; there have been multiple suggestions to reduce the no. of questions in GAD-7 and use the first two questions, which relate to the core symptoms of Generalized Anxiety Disorder. So GAD-2 has two questions; GAD-2 scores are as accurate as GAD-7 in detecting the early symptoms of GAD in patients when it comes to diagnosis.

Is GAD-2 Reliable?
+

The results of the GAD-2 scale have been validated by multiple studies in various countries. GAD-7 and GAD-2 are the two scales that have been used widely for the clinical encounters of GAD symptoms in primary care centers. They both maintain a good level of sensitivity and specificity when it comes to diagnosing the most common anxiety disorders.

Loved by people at home
and at work

“BlockSurvey is a simple, effective, and scalable tool for creating surveys for leadership and learning assessment. It's one of this year's best buying choices. Each month, it keeps improving and strives to serve its customers needs.”
Nelson Emilio
Personal Branding Strategist
“I use BlockSurvey to get feedback about all my activities and events. It is really easy to get started and create my first surveys! Then I could see how easy it was to share them. Now I am thinking to use BlockSurvey also within my creative process as an author in order to listen and engage with my audience, knowing that anonymity provides the most sincere and reliable answers.”
Georgina García-Mauriño
Author & Designer
BlockSurvey social proof
G2 Crowd
4.8 Star Rating
BlockSurvey social proof
Dapp.com
Editor's choice
BlockSurvey social proof
Capterra
4.9 Star Rating