Suicide Screening Quiz

by John M. Grohol, Psy.D.

This simple quiz will determine your risk for a
suicide attempt or death by suicide.


Instructions: Please answer the question below. Be honest for the most accurate result.


I am a year old / /

1. Over the last 2 weeks, how often have you been bothered by thoughts that you would be better off dead, or of killing yourself?



Adapted from the PHQ-9 and Simon et al. (2013). Does response on the PHQ-9 depression questionnaire predict subsequent suicide attempt or suicide death? Psychiatric Services. For personal use only; other use may be prohibited by law.


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Last updated: 9 Nov 2017
Last reviewed: By John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on 9 Nov 2017
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