The Structured Interview of Reported Symptoms, 2nd Edition (SIRS-2) was developed to assess feigning of psychiatric symptoms.
Each scale produces useful information on how a particular client may distort or fabricate his or her symptoms. The primary focus of the SIRS-2 is on the evaluation of feigning and the manner in which it is likely to occur-for example, exaggeration of symptom severity versus fabrication of symptomatology.
The SIRS-2 Introductory Kit inlcudes:
Two security templates are provided to block item content for instances in which evaluators are legally required to produce SIRS-2 item responses.