Quiz: Could It Be Bipolar Disorder, Not ADHD?

Wondering whether your mood swings, irritability, and depression are signs of bipolar disease rather than ADHD? Take this questionnaire to help you determine whether to see a mental health professional for diagnosis and treatment of bipolar disorder.

Question 1 of 12
Question 1 of 12
Current Score:
Your Score

At times I am a lot more talkative than usual.

You must complete the question in order to continue
  • Yes
  • No
YOUR ANSWER : No
CORRECT ANSWER : Yes
Adapted from the Goldberg Bipolar Spectrum Screening questionnaire (c. 1993) designed to screen for the possibility of bipolar spectrum disorders in individuals 18 or older who have already experienced at least one episode of depression. If you answer yes to a significant number of these questions, consult a licensed mental health practitioner. An accurate diagnosis can only be made through clinical evaluation. Screener for personal use only.