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Suicidality Risk Self‑Assessment (CFI‑S)


Your self-assessment is anonymous. We do not share or store any of this information.


This self-assessment is based on solid research. Studies describing its utility have been published in peer reviewed scientific and medical journals (see below).
Scientific studies describing the use of this test to identify individuals at risk for suicidality:

Niculescu AB , Levey DF, Phalen PL, Le-Niculescu H, Dainton HD ,Jain N, Belanger E, James A, George S, Weber H, Graham DL, Schweitzer R, Ladd TB, Learman R, Niculescu EM, Vanipenta NP, Khan FN, Mullen J, Shankar G, Cook S, Humbert C, Ballew A, Yard M, Gelbart T, Shekhar A, Schork NJ, Kurian SM, Sandusky GE, Salomon DR. Understanding and predicting suicidality using a combined genomic and clinical risk assessment approach. Molecular Psychiatry 2015 20: 1266–1285; doi:10.1038/mp.2015.112; Epub August 18 PMID: 26283638

Levey DF, Niculescu EM, Le-Niculescu H, Dainton HD, Phalen PL, Ladd TB, Weber H, Belanger E, Graham DL, Khan FN, Vanipenta NP, Stage EC, Ballew A, Yard M, Gelbart T, Shekhar A, Schork NJ, Kurian SM, Sandusky GE, Salomon DR, Niculescu AB. Towards understanding and predicting suicidality in women: biomarkers and clinical risk assessment. Molecular Psychiatry. 2016 Jun;21(6):768-85. doi: 10.1038/mp.2016.31. Epub 2016 Apr 5. PMID: 27046645

Niculescu AB, Le-Niculescu H, Levey DF, Phalen PL, Dainton HL, Roseberry K, Niculescu EM, Niezer JO, Williams A, Graham DL, Jones TJ, Venugopal V, Ballew A, Yard M, Gelbart T, Kurian SM, Shekhar A, Schork NJ, Sandusky GE, Salomon DR. Precision medicine for suicidality: from universality to subtypes and personalization. Molecular Psychiatry. 2017 Sep;22(9):1250-1273. PMID: 28809398

Brucker KM, Duggan C Roseberry K, Le-Niculescu H, Niculescu AB, Kline JA. Assessing Risk of Future Suicidality in Emergency Department Patients. Academic Emergency Medicine. 2019 Apr;26(4):376-383. doi: 10.1111/acem.13562. Epub 2018 Oct 30. PMID: 30375082