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NDACAN Measure Details

Depression-Arkansas Scale (D-ARK)


Smith, G. R., Kramer, T. L., Hollenberg, J. A., Mosley, C. L., Ross, R. L., & Burnam, A. (2002). Validity of the depression-arkansas (D-ARK) scale: A tool for measuring major depressive disorder. Mental Health Services Research. 4(3), 167-173. Retrieved from:

Walter, L. J., Meresman, J. F., Kramer, T. L., & Evans, R. B. (2003). The depression - Arkansas scale: A validation study of a new brief depression scale in an HMO. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 59(4), 465-481. doi: