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How Much Anxiety Do You Have?

Take the                       below to see

Anxiety Test 

Overwhelmed male

Are you wondering how much Anxiety you have? You can easily find out by taking this Anxiety test, called the Burns Anxiety Inventory. Print this Anxiety test out, take the test and see how much Anxiety you have. Good luck.

Instructions: The following is a list of symptoms that people sometimes have. Put a check in the space to the right that best describes how much that symptom or problem has bothered you during the past week.

0 = Not At All                 2= Moderately

     1 = Somewhat                3 = A Lot

Symptom List                                                                                            0   1   2   3

Category I: Anxious Feelings

1.  Anxiety, nervousness, worry or fear.

2.  Feeling that things around you are strange, unreal or foggy.

3.  Feeling detached from all of part of your body.

4.  Sudden unexpected panic spells.

5.  Apprehension or a sense of impending doom.

6.  Feeling tense, stressed, "uptight", or on edge.

Category II: Anxious Thoughts

7.  Difficulty concentrating

8.  Racing thoughts or having your mind jump from one thing to the next.

9.  Frightening fantasies or daydreams.

10.  Feeling like you're on the verge of losing control.

11.  Fears of cracking up or going crazy.

12.  Fears of fainting or passing out.

13.  Fears of physical illnesses or heart attacks or dying.

14.  Concerns about looking foolish or inadequate in front of others

15.  Fears of being alone, isolated, or abandoned.

16.  Fears of criticism or disapproval.

17.  Fears that something terrible is about to happen.

Category III: Physical Symptoms

18.  Skipping or racing or pounding of the heart (at times called "palpitations").

19.  Pain, pressure or tightness of the chest.

20.  Tingling or numbness in the toes and fingers.

21.  Butterflies or discomfort in the stomach.

22.  Constipation or diarrhea.

23.  Restlessness or jumpiness.

24.  Tight, tense muscles.

25.  Sweating not brought on by heat.

26.  A lump in the throat.

27.  Trembling or shaking.

28.  Rubbery or "jelly" legs.

29.  Feeling dizzy, light-headed or off balance.

30.  Choking, or smothering sensations or difficulty breathing.

31.  Headaches or pains in the neck or back.

32.  Hot flashes or cold chills.

33.  Feeling tired, weak or easily exhausted.


Add up your score total for the 33 symptoms and record it here: _________ .

Check your score against the Scoring Key for the Burns Anxiety Inventory below.

Scoring Key for the Burns Anxiety Inventory

                           Total Score                              Degree of Anxiety                  

                                 0-4                                  Minimal or No Anxiety

                                5-10                                     Borderline Anxiety

                               11-20                                         Mild Anxiety

                               21-30                                    Moderate Anxiety

                               31-50                                      Severe Anxiety

                               51-99                               Extreme Anxiety or Panic

If you Anxiety is above Mild Anxiety, you should take action to protect yourself.

So, how did you do? If your Anxiety is higher than you would like it to be



The more Anxiety, Stress, Fear, Worry, Depression, Anger, Guilt and Shame 


the more Relaxed, Happy, Confident, Peaceful and Successful you will become.






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Dave Dodge, L.C.S.W.
Mt. Kisco, N.Y.
(914) 242-3484
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I am a therapist with over 40 years of experience working with people to help them resolve the issues that are creating problems in their life. I am Certified and trained in a number of alternative therapies that are quicker, easier and much more effective than talk therapy in releasing one's issues.

Please also visit my other website for more information on how I can help you.