HCR-20 Version 3
V3 Manual and Worksheets
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V3 Rating Sheets (1- and 2-Page Version)
1- and 2-page Rating Sheets are available to users at no cost. As discussed in the HCR-20 Version 3 Manual, these Rating Sheets are used to summarize the findings of evaluations.
The Ratings Sheets are available as PDF documents. You can download the PDF documents by clicking on the filenames below, and then print them as needed. You will need a PDF viewer to do this.
The Ratings Sheets are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. Click on the license name to read the full legal details or a plain language summary.
1. You are free to use, copy, distribute, and transmit the Ratings Sheets (the “Work”);
2. Under the conditions that:
(a) Attribution — You must attribute the Work as being copyright © 2013 by the Mental Health, Law, and Policy Institute, Simon Fraser University and attribute authorship to Kevin S. Douglas, Stephen D. Hart, Christopher D. Webster, and Henrik Belfrage; but this attribution must not be done in any way that suggests that the copyright owner or authors endorse you or your use of the work.
(b) Noncommercial — You may not use the Work for commercial purposes.
(c) No Derivative Works — You may not alter, transform, or build upon the Work.
2. With the understanding that:
(a) Waiver — Any of the above conditions can be waived if you get permission from the copyright holder.
(b) Public Domain — Where the Work or any of its elements is in the public domain under applicable law, that status is in no way affected by the license.
(c) Other Rights — In no way are any of the following rights affected by the license: your fair dealing or fair use rights, or other applicable copyright exceptions and limitations; the author’s moral rights; and rights other persons may have either in the Work itself or in how the Work is used, such as publicity or privacy rights.
(d) Notice — For any reuse or distribution, you must make clear to others the license terms of the Work.
To download a PDF version of the 1-page Rating Sheet, click here: HCR V3 Rating Sheet, 1 page, CC License, 16 October 2013
To download a PDF version of the 2-page Rating Sheet, click here: HCR V3 Rating Sheet, 2 page, CC License, 16 October 2013
V3 Authorized Translations
Authorized translations of the HCR-20 Version 3 Manuals and Worksheets into several languages — including Danish, German, Norwegian, and Swedish — are nearing completion, and other translations are in progress. Come back soon for more information about ordering official translations.
If you would like to apply for authorization to translate HCR-20 Version 3 Manuals and Worksheets, please contact Professor Kevin Douglas, douglask[at]sfu.ca, or Professor Stephen Hart, hart[at]sfu.ca.
Other V3 Materials
Come back soon for information about obtaining other HCR-20 Version 3 Materials, including 1- and 2-page Ratings sheets, as well as sample reports, the HCR-20 Annotated Bibliography, and the HCR-20 Version 3 Risk Factor Literature Review and Rationale.
HCR-20 Version 2
V2 Manual and Worksheets
These are also available through the Protect International on-line shop.
V2 Authorized Translations
Many authorized translations of the HCR-20 Version 2 Manuals and Worksheets have been completed. Come back soon for more information about ordering official translations.
If you would like to apply for authorization to translate HCR-20 Version 2 Manuals and Worksheets, please contact Professor Kevin Douglas, douglask[at]sfu.ca, or Professor Stephen Hart, hart[at]sfu.ca.
Other V2 Materials
Come back soon for information about obtaining the HCR-20 Annotated Bibliography and the HCR-20 Version 2 Risk Factor Literature Review.
HCR-20 Version 1
Version 1 of the HCR-20 is no longer published or distributed by the Mental Health, Law, and Policy Institute. If you have some historical interest in the V1 manual, come back soon for information about obtaining it as a free PDF download.