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Psychological Scales And Measures

To the best of our knowledge the assessment measures on this page are free of copyright restrictions and can be used in by appropriately qualified professionals in the course of their clinical work.

Only qualified mental health professionals should use these materials.



Body Dysmorphic Disorder




Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Dimensional Obsessive Compulsive Scale (DOCS)

The DOCS measures the severity of OCD symptoms in 4 categories: (1) Contamination, (2) Fears of causing harm, (3) Unacceptable or “taboo” thoughts, and (4) Symmetry, order, and completeness.

  • Dimensional Obsessive Compulsive Scale (DOCS)
  • DOCS website including scoring, cutoffs, and translations
  • Abramowitz, J. S., Deacon, B. J., Olatunji, B. O., Wheaton, M. G., Berman, N. C., Losardo, D., … & Hale, L. R. (2010). Assessment of obsessive-compulsive symptom dimensions: development and evaluation of the Dimensional Obsessive-Compulsive Scale. Psychological assessment22(1), 180.


Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)


Cognitive Therapy Competence / Adherence Measures

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