Multidimensional Anxiety Scale for Children 2nd Edition™

John S. March, M.D., MPH

Technical Information

The MASC 2–Self-Report normative sample includes 1,800 children aged 8 to 19 years. The MASC 2–Parent normative sample includes 1,600 with an equal number of boys and girls being rated within the 8 to 19 age range by parents.

All normative data is representative of the U.S. population in terms of ethnicity/race, gender, and age.

A clinical sample of 824 youth aged 8 to 19 years diagnosed with GAD, Social Phobia, Separation Anxiety, Panic Disorder, Mixed Anxious, OCD, Depression, and ADHD was also collected.
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Reports are available with online and software scoring options.

Assessment Reports
Provide information about a single MASC 2 administration including the youth’s scores, how he/she compares to other children, and which scales and subscales are elevated.

Progress Reports
Provide an overview of change over time by combining and comparing results of up to four administrations.

Comparative Reports
Compare the responses provided by the child with those provided by the child’s parent(s), thereby offering an overview of the child’s anxiety symptom status from multiple perspectives.

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Author John S. March, M.D., MPH

Age Range 8 to 19 years

Administration Time 15 minutes

Administration Type
  • Parent-completed
  • Self-Report
Qualification Level B

  • Online (administration and scoring)
  • Scoring Software - View Requirements
  • Handscored