These included the Anxiety Sensitivity Index
(Peterson & Reiss 1992), a 16-item instrument measuring the degree of fear associated with anxiety-related sensations.
There were also nonsignificant reductions in the Numerical Rating Scale, Beck Depression Inventory, and Anxiety Sensitivity Index
An analysis of PsycINFO, from 2000-2005, showed that the Beck Anxiety Inventory and the Anxiety Sensitivity Index
had the highest hit rates.
The Anxiety Sensitivity Index
(ASI) (Taylor & Cox, 1986) which measures the fear of the symptoms of anxiety was administered.
Child and parent measures were derived using the Child Anxiety Sensitivity Index
, the Multidimensional Anxiety Scale for Children, the Anxiety Sensitivity Index
, the Symptom Check-list-90-Revised, and the Family Environment Scale.
Any day with an Anxiety Sensitivity Index
score of less than 20 was considered anxiety free.
After completing the course of CBT, scores on the Beck Anxiety Inventory, the Anxiety Sensitivity Index
, and other indicators of panic disorder severity dropped by roughly one-half Ninety percent of patients experienced fewer than one daytime panic attack every 2 weeks.
The survey included the Multidimensional Anxiety Scale for Children (MASC), the Childhood Anxiety Sensitivity Index
(CASI), and the Children's Depression Inventory (CDI).