Mood Disorder Questionnaire (MDQ)

Mood Disorder Questionnaire (MDQ)
1. Has there ever been a period of time when you were not your usual self and…


____You felt so good or so hyper that other people thought you were not your normal self or you were so hyper that you got into trouble?
____ You were so irritable that you shouted at people or started fights or arguments?
____ You felt much more self-confident than usual?
____ You got much less sleep than usual and found you didn’t really miss it?
____ You were much more talkative or spoke much faster than usual?
____ Thoughts raced through your head or you couldn’t slow your mind down? You were so easily distracted by things around you that you had trouble concentrating or staying on track?
____ You had much more energy than usual?
____ You were much more active or did many more things than usual?
____ You were much more social or outgoing than usual?for example, you telephoned friends in the middle of the night?
____ You were much more interested in sex than usual?
____ You did things that were unusual for you or that other people might have thought were excessive, foolish or risky?
____ Spending money got you or your family into trouble?

2. If you checked “Yes” to more than one of above, have several of these ever happened during the same perido of time?
____Yes, ____No

3.  How much of a problem did any of these cause you – like being unable to work; having family, money, or legal troubles; getting intro arguments of fights?
____No roblem, ____Minor Problem, ____Moderate problem, ____Serous problem