Penn State Worry Questionnaire
Please take a moment to complete this questionnaire.
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This questionnaire is not designed to provide a definitive psychological diagnosis or to take the place of a professional consultation. Please answer all questions as accurately and honestly as possible.

Please choose an option from the scale below to show how much you would avoid each of the situations or objects listed below.


1. Social situations due to a fear of being embarrassed or making a fool of myself





2. Certain situations because of a fear of having a panic attack or other distressing symptoms (such as loss of bladder control, vomiting or dizziness)





3. Certain situations because of a fear of particular objects or activities (such as animals, heights, seeing blood, being in confined spaces, driving or flying).