Mental Wellness Self-Assessment
Arthritis not only affects our bodies, but also takes a toll on our minds. Coping with symptoms like chronic pain, inflammation, and fatigue, as well as the social and economic impact of arthritis on your life, may cause or contribute to stress, anxiety and depression. Looking after our minds is just important as caring for our bodies, as factors such as stress can significantly influence how we experience arthritis pain.
Take our mental health quiz to assess your emotional wellness and find out if you may benefit from additional resources or talking with professionals.
Select which answer more accurately reflects your feelings.
If you’re experiencing a mental health crisis, please contact Crisis Services Canada at 1-833-456-4566, a crisis line in your region, or dial 9-1-1 in the case of an emergency.
The quiz above has been adapted from the Canadian Mental Health Association’s Mental Health Meter and Princeton University’s UMatter Wellness Self-Assessment. It is not a scientific test and is intended for educational purposes only. It is not a substitute for professional advice. If you require mental health advice or are having a hard time coping, please contact your doctor or a qualified mental healthcare professional.
If you are going through a tough time, consider talking to a counsellor, free of charge.
The information provided in this quiz is not collected by Arthritis Society Canada or any other third party and will not be used beyond the purpose of providing you its results.
Download the Mental Wellness Self-Assessment Quiz - PDF [939 kB]
This resource was made possible through an unrestricted educational grant from Pfizer.