Generalized Anxiety Disorder Test

A generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) test can help pinpoint the behaviors and thoughts that may indicate generalized anxiety disorder.


1: Are you troubled by the following?

Excessive worry, occurring more days than not, for a least six months
Unreasonable worry about events or activities, such as work, school, or your health
The inability to control the worry
2. Are you bothered by at least three of the following?

Restlessness, feeling keyed-up, or on edge
Being easily tired
Problems concentrating
Muscle tension
Trouble falling or staying asleep, or restless and unsatisfying sleep
Your anxiety interfering with your daily life
3. Have you experienced changes in sleeping or eating habits?
4. More days than not, do you feel

Sad or depressed?
Disinterested in life?
Worthless or guilty?
5. During the last year, has the use of alcohol or drugs...

Resulted in your failure to fulfill responsibilities with work, school, or family?
Placed you in a dangerous situation, such as driving a car under the influence?
Gotten you arrested?
Continued despite causing problems for you or your loved ones?