BIPOLAR RATING SCALE By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 n. a diagnostic scale for screening and evaluating a bipolar disorder. This rating scale features opposite terms at each end (e.g. very high to very low, or very fast to very slow). BIPOLAR RATING SCALE: "The Bipolar Rating Scale is a diagnostic tool used for evaluating the severity of depression." Related Psychology Terms BIPOLAR RATING SCALE BRIEF PSYCHIATRIC RATING SCALE (BPRS) BALANCED SCALE CENTER FOR EPIDEMIOLOGIC STUDIES DEPRESSION SCALE (CES-D) BEHAVIORALLY ANCHORED RATING SCALE (BARS) PERSON-TO-PERSON RATING SCALE DRS 1 MOOD DISORDER BEHAVIORAL OBSERVATION SCALE (BOS) FORCED DISTRIBUTION Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BIPOLAR RATING SCALE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/bipolar-rating-scale/ (accessed October 22, 2020).