College Adjustment Scales (CAS)

William D. Anton, PhD, James R. Reed, PhD

This 108-item rating scale is designed to identify college students who are experiencing psychological and adjustment problems.

Screens for problems frequently experienced by college students

  • The CAS includes nine scales: Anxiety, Depression, Suicidal Ideation, Substance Abuse, Self-Esteem Problems, Interpersonal Problems, Family Problems, Academic Problems, and Career Problems.
  • Self-scoring carbonless answer sheet includes a profiling area.
  • Normative data were collected from 1,146 students enrolled in colleges and universities