Behavior and Symptom Identification Scale® (BASIS-32®)

Eisen SV


Basic description

Developed in 1986
A revised 24-item version also exists: the BASIS-24®


Eisen SV

McLean Hospital. All Rights Reserved
To assess change in patients' behavior and symptom difficulty between the beginning of a treatment episode and some follow-up point, such as discharge
Therapeutic area
  • Mental Disorders
Therapeutic indication

Generic for Psychiatry/Psychology

Type of Clinical Outcome Assessment (COA)
  • pro PRO
Original language(s)
  • English for the USA
12 translation(s)
Bibliographic reference(s) of the original questionnaire

Eisen SV et al. Assessing behavioral health outcomes in outpatients programs: reliability and validity of the BASIS-32. J Behav Health Serv Res 1999;26(1):5-17 (PubMed Abstract)
Eisen SV. Use of the BASIS-32. Psychiatr Serv 1998;49(12):1621-1622 (PubMed Abstract)
Eisen SV, Dill DL, Grob MC. Reliability and validity of a brief patient-report instruments for psychiatric outcome evaluation. Hosp Community Psychiatry 1994;45(3):242-247 (PubMed Abstract)

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