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Prevention Program

Alcohol and Drug Abuse/Addiction Appraisal

The following appraisal asks questions about your use of alcohol or drugs. You can use this to decide if it would be helpful to discuss your alcohol or drug use with a behavioral health professional or with your doctor. If you answer "yes" to even one these questions it might be helpful for you to talk to a professional about your use of alcohol or drugs.

Please answer the questions below and click "View Results" to submit the form.

Instructions: Answer Yes or No to each of the following questions.

Yes No
 1. Have you ever felt you ought to cut down on your drinking or drug use?  
 2. Have people annoyed you by criticizing your drinking or drug use?  
 3. Have you ever felt bad or guilty about your drinking or drug use?  
 4. Have you ever had a drink or used drugs first thing in the morning to steady your nerves or get rid of a hangover (eye-opener)?  


Please note: This appraisal is not intended to provide you with a diagnosis. A diagnosis for this condition may be made only after being evaluated by a behavioral health provider. Consider contacting a behavioral health provider if your answers to the appraisal indicate the possibility that you have a problem with alcohol or drug use, or if you have questions or concerns related to alcohol and drug abuse/addiction.

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