Mood Disorder MDQ
Please answer each question as best you can and select the answer that best applies to you.
Your responses to the following statements will automatically calculate as you go through the questionnaire. If further assessment is suggested, please contact us as soon as you can.
HOW TO SCORE
Further medical assessment for bipolar disorder is clearly warranted if you:
• Answer “Yes” to 7 or more of the events
in question #1
• Answer “Yes” to question #2
• Answers Moderate problem or Serious
problem to question #3
Adapted from Hirschfeld R, Williams J, Spitzer RL, et al. Development and validation of a screening instrument for bipolar spectrum
disorder: the Mood Disorder Questionnaire. Am J Psychiatry. 2000;157:1873-1875.