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Beck Scale for Suicide Ideation®
(BSS®)

 

Overview: Evaluate suicidal thinking

Age Range: 17 years and older

Other Languages: Spanish

Completion Time: 5 to 10 minutes

Scoring Options: Manual Scoring or Q-global™ Scoring & Reporting

Telepractice: Tips on using this test in your telepractice

Publication Date: 1991

 
 
 

Product Details

Control a more focused examination of a patient's suicidal intent by using the Beck Scale for Suicide Ideation® (BSS®) as a starting point.

Five Screening Items, 21 Test Items

The scale is made up of 21 items. Five screening items reduce the length and the intrusiveness of the questionnaire for patients who are nonsuicidal.

 

 

 

Scoring

Q-global

This test is available on Q-global™ - Pearson's new web-based platform for scoring and reporting. It's accessible anytime, from any computer connected to the Internet. Secure and affordable, this system helps you quickly and automatically organize information, generate scores, and produce accurate, comprehensive reports.

Q-global also offers:

  • 24/7 secure, web-based access
  • Portability: Q-global can be used on mobile devices such as a laptop or tablet
  • On-demand, reliable scoring and comprehensive reporting solutions
  • Pricing on a per-report basis

Interpretive Report
This concise report provides useful information such as the client's demographics, a graphical presentation of the client's raw score, a brief interpretation of the client's test score and a list of items endorsements.

View a sample BSS Interpretive Report

Progress Report
This report can help monitor a client's progress over time. It graphically displays changes in the client's scores. It is provided at no additional charge.

View a sample BSS Progress Report

Resources

Meeting of Two Great Minds—

Western philosophy meets Eastern philosophy at the 2005 ICCP Conference
The Father of Cognitive Therapy speaks with his holiness the 14th Dalai Lama on how emotions, thoughts, and society impact our choices in life. You can experience this once in a lifetime event now.

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Training

 

Pricing & Ordering

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Q-global® Web-based Administration, Scoring and Reporting
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  • BSS Q-global Interpretive Report
    63275
    $3.05
     
    QuantityPrice Each
    1 - 4 $3.05
    5 - 49 $2.90
    50 - 99 $2.75
    100 - 249 $2.60
    250+ $2.45
  • Manuals

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  • BSS Manual - Print
    0158018451
    $84.25
     

    Print version of the manual

  • BSS Manual - Digital
    0150180039
    $54.80
     

    Once ordered, the digital manual is accessible by logging into Q-global and visiting the Q-global Resource Library. It is a view-only digital file.

  • BSS Manual - Print and Digital
    0158009630
    $84.25
     

    Includes print version and Q-global digital version of the manual

 
Scoring Subscriptions for Paper Administrations (Unlimited use for a single user)
 
 
  • Kits

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  • Reports (Subscriptions)

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  • BSS Q-global Scoring 1-Year Subscription
    QG1BSS
    $40.00
     
  • BSS Q-global Scoring 3-Year Subscription
    QG3BSS
    $110.00
     


  • BSS Q-global Scoring 5-Year Subscription
    QG5BSS
    $165.00
     
 
 
Q LocalTM Software-based Scoring and Reporting
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  • Reports (Usages)

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  • Q Local/BSS Interpretive Report
    51694
    $3.25
     
    Price per administration
    QuantityPrice Each
    1 - 4 $3.25
    5 - 49 $3.00
    50 - 99 $2.85
    100 - 249 $2.70
    250+ $2.55
  • Q Local/BSS Progress Report
    51695
    $.00
     
  • Manuals

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  • BSS Manual - Print
    0158018451
    $84.25
     

    Print version of the manual

  • Administration Materials

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  • Q Local/BSS Record Forms - English
    32106
    $58.85
     
    Pkg of 25
  • Q Local/BSS Record Forms - Spanish
    32107
    $58.85
     
    Pkg of 25
 
 
Manual Scoring
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  • BSS Complete Kit
    0158018443
    $132.95
     
    Includes Manual and 25 Record Forms
  • Manuals

    Price

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  • BSS Manual - Print
    0158018451
    $84.25
     

    Print version of the manual

  • Administration Materials

    Price

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  • BSS - Spanish Record Forms
    0158018907
    $58.85
     
    Pkg of 25
  • BSS - Record Forms
    015801846X
    $58.85
     
    Pkg of 25
 
 
 
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