Problem Experiences Checklist (PEC)
Problem Experiences Checklist
Benefits: Gives you a quick picture of the client's life situation, indicating what kind of difficulties he or she is experiencing
Admin Time: 10-15 minutes
Format: Self-report checklist
Qualifications: Level B required
Complete Kit: Adolescent Version (Pack of 25)
Given at intake, this time-saving checklist pinpoints areas for subsequent discussion. It lists more than 200 problems and life events under the following headings: Marital–Relationship; Children–Parents; Financial–Legal; Bereavement; Personal Habits; Work Adjustment; Life Transition; Beliefs and Goals; Painful Memories; and Emotions. The client simply checks the problems that he or she is experiencing.