Brief Symptom Inventory 18BSI 18
- A shortened form of the BSI instrument, The Brief Symptom Inventory 18 (BSI® 18) gathers patient-reported data to measure psychological distress and psychiatric disorders in medical and community populations. Guidance on using this test in your telepractice.
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BSI 18 Q-global Starter Kit63252 Qualification Level B
Includes Manual (Print), 3 Answer Sheets with test items (Print), and 3 report usages (Digital)
BSI 18 Q Local-Starter Kit with Profile Report974 Qualification Level B
Includes BSI 18 Manual, 3 Answer Sheets with Test Items, and 3 Q Local Administrations (Does Not Include Q Local Software.)
BSI 18 Hand-Scoring Starter Kit with Community Norms972 Qualification Level B
Includes BSI 18 Manual, 50 answer sheets with test items, and 50 profile formsEstimated to ship:5-6 weeks
BSI 18 Hand-Scoring Starter Kit with Oncology Norms973 Qualification Level B
Includes BSI 18 Manual, 50 answer sheets with test items, and 50 profile forms
BSI 18 Q-global Administration, Scoring and Procedures Manual (Digital)0150300794 Qualification Level B
Once ordered, the digital asset is accessible by logging into Q-global and visiting the Q-global Resource Library. It is a view-only digital file.
BSI 18 Manual (Print)51906 Qualification Level B
BSI 18 Q-global Profile Administration/Report Qty 1 (Digital)63250 Qualification Level B
BSI 18 Q Local Profile Administration/Report Qty 1 (Digital)51947 Qualification Level B
BSI 18 Q/Fax-In Answer Sheets Qty 2551946 Qualification Level B
For use with either Q Local or Q-global systems
BSI 18 Community Handscore Profile Forms Qty 50 (Print)51904 Qualification Level BEstimated to ship:5-6 weeks
BSI 18 Oncology Handscore Profile Forms Qty 50 (Print)51905 Qualification Level B
BSI 18 Handscore Response Booklets Qty 50 (Print)51907 Qualification Level BEstimated to ship:2-3 weeks
- Publication date:
- Age range:
- Individuals 18 years and older
- Qualification level:
- Completion time:
- Approx. 4 minutes (18 items; 5-point rating scale)
- Paper-and-pencil, computer or online administration
- Scoring options:
Q-global™ Scoring & Reporting, Q™ Local Software, Manual Scoring, Fax-in Service, or PAD
- Guidance on using this test in your telepractice
BSI 18 provides an overview of a patient's symptoms and their intensity at a specific point in time. It can be used by psychologists, psychiatrists, physicians, nurses and other health care professionals.
BSI 18 is the latest in an integrated series of test instruments that include the SCL-90-R, BSI (53 questions), and DPRS instruments.
Profile reports present raw and normalized T scores for each of the three Primary Symptom Dimensions and the Global Severity Index. Progress reports monitor a client’s progress over time.
The following resources are available for BSI 18.
Q-global Training Series
The following training events are available for BSI 18.