Tools validated by TPO Nepal

Adult version

Child version

  1. Beck Depression Inventory (BDI)
  2. Beck Anxiety Inventory (BAI)
  3. Functional Impairment (FI)
  4. Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ9)
  5. Psychosocial and Mental Health Problem Scale
  1. Child Hope Scale
  2. Child PTSD Symptom Scale (CPSS)
  3. Depression Self Rating Scale (DSRS)
  4. Functional Impairment (FI)
  5. Psychosocial Distress Screener
  6. Screen for Child Anxiety Related Disorders


Validated tools used by TPO Nepal

  1. WHO Disability Assessment Schedule 2.0 (WHODAS)
  2. Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) Checklist-Civilian Version (PCL-C)
  3. Humanitarian Emergency Settings Perceived Needs Scale (HESPER) Scale
  4. Alcohol Use Disorder Identification Test (AUDIT)
  5. Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS)
  6. Child Led Indicators (CLI) – Child Participation Tool
  7. Hamilton Depression Scale (HAM-D)
  8. Strength and Difficulties Questionnaire
  9. ENhancing Assessment of Common Therapeutic factors (ENACT) tool
  10. Disruptive Behavior International Scale
  11. General Health Questionnaire (GHQ-12)
  12. Composite International Diagnostic Interview (CIDI)
  13. Barriers to Access to Care Evaluation (BACE)
  14. Hopkins Symptoms Checklist (HSCL-25)
  15. Kiddie-Schedule for Affective Disorders and Schizophrenia (K-SADS)
  16. Global Assessment of Psychosocial Disability (GAPD)
  17. PACIC
  18. ACIC
  19. Suicidal ideation and action