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Table 1 The four instruments validated in the study

From: Validation study of HSCL-10, HSCL-6, WHO-5 and 3-key questions in 14–16 year ethnic minority adolescents

Hscl-10 Hscl-6 Who-5 Key questions
Sudden fear for no reason Feeling depressed I have felt cheerful and in good spirits During the past month you often been bothered by feeling down, depressed or hopeless?
Afraid & anxious Feeling little worth I have felt calm and relaxed During the past month have you often been bothered by little interest or pleasure in doing things?
Faint & dizzy Thoughts of taking your life I have felt active and vigorous Is this something you would like help with?
Tense & harassed Feeling of being trapped I woke up feeling fresh and rested
Guilty Feeling of loneliness My daily life has been filed with things that interest me
Sleeplessness Feeling guilty
Dejected
Useless, of little worth
Everything is a burden
Hopelessness for the future