And self-reports showed improvement on a variety of measures, including the Impact of Events scale (IBS), Beck Depression Inventory (BDI), and Subjective Units of Distress scale
There will be a clinically and statistically significant post-treatment reduction in the magnitude of clinically depressed adults' scores on the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI), Subjective Units of Distress Scale
(SUDS), and the Montgomery Asberg Depression Rating Scale (MADRS), as well as a significant post-treatment increase in the magnitude of participants' scores on the Lifeworks Joy Inventory (LJI).
The client rates his or her perceived level of distress or pain, using a Subjective Units of Distress Scale
("SUDS"), where a ranking of 0 means no distress and 10 means the most severe distress imaginable.