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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
Useless, of little worth
Everything is a burden
Hopelessness for the future