Use this printable assessment to gather information about your client's panic attacks. The goal of this tool is to assist the diagnosis and documentation of panic attacks and panic disorder, while generating additional information that can be used as the basis for conversation.
Developing an accurate understanding of your client's panic attacks will help to guide treatment by recognizing triggers, gaining a comprehensive understanding of symptoms, and checking for signs of panic disorder.
While this assessment checks for the signs and symptoms of panic attacks and panic disorder, a diagnosis should be based upon professional clinical judgement.
1. American Psychiatric Association. (2013). Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (5th ed). Arlington, VA: American Psychiatric Association.