The following tests are informal self-assessment tools and are not intended to substitute for a professional evaluation.
Massachusetts lawyers and law students can schedule an appointment with one of our clinicians for a free & confidential evaluation — click here.
Alcohol/Drug Self Test
This series of questions about one’s use of alcohol and/or drugs is an informal inventory of “tell-tale signs” with many items tailored to lawyers. It is not a list of official diagnostic criteria and does not substitute for a professional evaluation (which LCL can provide in person).
Here is an on-line depression self-test provided by the UK’s NHS Choices health website.
In reviewing a number of available on-line self-tests for Bipolar Disorder, we observed that they tend to be too inclusive, i.e., most people might score in the bipolar range. Here are some characteristics to consider; this is not a validated test, and there is no score, but if one or more items sound very familiar, we would suggest seeing one of us or another licensed mental health clinician for an evaluation.
Eating Disorder Screening Tool
Clicking here will link you to a screening tool created by the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA).
Problem Gambling Self-Test
Clicking here will link you to a self-test for gambling on the website of the Cambridge Health Alliance Division on Addiction.
Adult ADHD Screening Test
Clicking here will link you to a self-test on the PsychCentral site, based on DSM criteria used by clinicians and researchers.
Self-Care Inventory (NAMI Resource)