Youth Question Bank

All potential ACORN questions in this document have a sample size of at least 100 people and a correlation with Global Distress (what the ACORN measures) of .5 or higher. Additionally, these questions retain these psychometric properties when youth are completing the form as well as when a caretaker/adult who knows the youth well is completing the form.


Symptom Domain Questions (Need at least 5)

Social Domain Questions (Need at least 2)

Functioning Domain (Need at least 1)

Risk Domain (Need at least 1)

Substance Use Domain (Need at least 1)

Alliance- Goals/Interventions (Need at least 2)

Alliance- Bond (Need at least 1)