Child FIRST – Focus on Innovation and Redesign in Systems and Treatment


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Penn State Worry Questionnaire for Children

Description and Instructions 

PSWQ-C 

PSWQ-C (Korean) 

PSWQ-C (Danish) 

Revised Children’s Anxiety and Depression Scale

User’s Guide (All Versions) 

RCADS FULL 47-ITEM VERSIONS

Language Youth Version Caregiver Version
US English Download  Download 
Chinese Download  Download 
Danish Download  Download 
Dutch Download  Download 
French Download  not available
Greek Download  Download 
Korean Download  Download 
Norwegian Download  Download 
Persian Download  Download 
Polish Male    Female  Download 
Slovene  Download  Download 
Spanish Download  Download 
Swedish Download  Download 
Urdu Download  not available

RCADS SHORT VERSIONS

Language Youth Version Caregiver Version
US English Download  Download 
Hindi Download  not available
Spanish Download  Download 
Swedish  Download  Download 

RCADS SCORING PROGRAMS (Microsoft Excel) – Based on US Norms Only

RCADS Child Version Scoring Program 3.3 (.xls) 

RCADS-Parent Version Scoring Program 3.3 (.xls) 

RCADS-25 Child Version Scoring Program 3.1 (.xls) 

RCADS-25 Parent Version Scoring Program 3.1 (.xls) 

SPSS Syntax for Batch Scoring (updated April 2016) 

Note: If you are using the RCADS outside of the US and wish to estimate US grade level for scoring purposes, subtract 6 from the age of the youth. For example, a 17-year old would typically be in 11th grade in the US.