ALCOHO2

SELF-ASSESSMENT TEST FOR Alcohol DISORDERS

Please answer the following questions as a guide to the level of harm that alcohol may be causing to you. Please be aware that drinking patterns vary enormously and test results should not be used as a substitute for clinical advice.

1. How often do you drink alcohol?

2. How many drinks do you have on a typical day when you are drinking?

3. How often have you had 6 or more drinks on one occasion?

4. How often during the last year were you unable to stop drinking once you had started?

5. How often during the last year have you failed to do what was normally expected of you because of drinking?

6. How often during the last year have you needed a drink in the morning after a heavy drinking session?

7. How often during the last year have you had a feeling of guilt or remorse after drinking?

8. How often during the last year have you been unable to remember what happened the night before due to drinking?

9. Have you or someone else been injured because of your drinking?

10. Has a relative, friend, doctor, or other health care worker been concerned about your drinking or suggested you cut down?