Report Viewer

NINDS CDE Notice of Copyright
Sexual Compulsivity Scale (SCS)
The instrument is freely available here:
Supplemental: Parkinson's Disease (PD)
Short Description of Instrument
The Sexual Compulsivity Scale (SCS) is a 10-item self-rated questionnaire that assesses tendencies toward sexual preoccupation.
For the SCS individual items are scored 1-4, and the total score is calculated by dividing the total score by the number of items with a response.
Kalichman SC, Johnson JR, Adair V, Rompa D, Multhauf K, Kelly JA. Sexual sensation seeking: scale development and predicting AIDS-risk behavior among homosexuality active. J Pers Assess 1994;62:385-397.
Benotsch EG, Kalichman SC, Pinkerton SD. Sexual Compulsivity in HIV- Positive Men and Women: Prevalence, Predictors, and Consequences of High-Risk Behaviors. Sexual Addiction and Compulsivity: Journal of Treatment and Prevention. 2001;8(2):83-99.


Document last updated July 2019