Adult ADHD Self-Report Scale (ASRS)

    A self-report questionnaire designed to assess Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

    How it Works

    Please answer the questions below, rating yourself on each of the criteria shown using the scale on the right side of the questionnaire. As you answer each question, check the box that best describes how you have felt and conducted yourself over the past 6 months.

    *The Adult ADHD Self-Report Scale (ASRS-v1.1) Symptom Checklist was developed in conjunction with the World Health Organization (WHO), and the Workgroup on Adult ADHD that included the following team of psychiatrists and researchers: Lenard Adler, MD Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology, New York University Medical School; Ronald C. Kessler, PhD Professor, Department of Health Care Policy Harvard Medical School; Thomas Spencer, MD Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School.

    The Rating Scale

    Never
    Did not apply to me at all
    Rarely
    Did not apply to me at all
    Sometimes
    Applied to me to some degree, or some of the time
    Often
    Applied to me to a considerable degree, or a good part of time
    Very Often
    Applied to me very much, or most of the time
    icon-personal-details

    Questionnaire

    icon-results

    Review Results

    How often do you have trouble wrapping up the final details of a project, once the challenging parts have been done?
    • Never
    • Rarely
    • Sometimes
    • Often
    • Very Often
    How often do you have difficulty getting things in order when you have to do a task that requires organization?
    • Never
    • Rarely
    • Sometimes
    • Often
    • Very Often
    How often do you have problems remembering appointments or obligations?
    • Never
    • Rarely
    • Sometimes
    • Often
    • Very Often
    When you have a task that requires a lot of thought, how often do you avoid or delay getting started?
    • Never
    • Rarely
    • Sometimes
    • Often
    • Very Often
    How often do you fidget or squirm with your hands or feet when you have to sit down for a long time?
    • Never
    • Rarely
    • Sometimes
    • Often
    • Very Often
    How often do you feel overly active and compelled to do things, like you were driven by a motor?
    • Never
    • Rarely
    • Sometimes
    • Often
    • Very Often
    How often do you make careless mistakes when you have to work on a boring or difficult project?
    • Never
    • Rarely
    • Sometimes
    • Often
    • Very Often
    How often do you have difficulty keeping your attention when you are doing boring or repetitive work?
    • Never
    • Rarely
    • Sometimes
    • Often
    • Very Often
    How often do you have difficulty concentrating on what people say to you, even when they are speaking to you directly?
    • Never
    • Rarely
    • Sometimes
    • Often
    • Very Often
    How often do you misplace or have difficulty finding things at home or at work?
    • Never
    • Rarely
    • Sometimes
    • Often
    • Very Often
    How often are you distracted by activity or noise around you?
    • Never
    • Rarely
    • Sometimes
    • Often
    • Very Often
    How often do you leave your seat in meetings or other situations in which you are expected to remain seated?
    • Never
    • Rarely
    • Sometimes
    • Often
    • Very Often
    How often do you feel restless or fidgety?
    • Never
    • Rarely
    • Sometimes
    • Often
    • Very Often
    How often do you have difficulty unwinding and relaxing when you have time to yourself?
    • Never
    • Rarely
    • Sometimes
    • Often
    • Very Often
    How often do you find yourself talking too much when you are in social situations?
    • Never
    • Rarely
    • Sometimes
    • Often
    • Very Often
    When you’re in a conversation, how often do you find yourself finishing the sentences of the people you are talking to, before they can finish them themselves?
    • Never
    • Rarely
    • Sometimes
    • Often
    • Very Often
    How often do you have difficulty waiting your turn in situations when turn taking is required?
    • Never
    • Rarely
    • Sometimes
    • Often
    • Very Often
    How often do you interrupt others when they are busy?
    • Never
    • Rarely
    • Sometimes
    • Often
    • Very Often
    Please select an answer for all questions.

    Your ASRS Results

    Thank you for your submission. Your results will be sent to you shortly.

    Save Results Retake Test

    Keep a record of your ASRS Results

    Fill in the form below and you will receive a copy of your ASRS Results.

    Mental Health Resources