The table provides the Recommended Assessment Tools
Overview of Recommended
The choices for Interview or Self-Administered are:
For Screen are Q-F and CAGE or AUDIT
For Problem Assessment not provided
For Consumption are BDP or Q-F
For Dependence are SCID or ADS
For Consequences are SCID or DrInC
Descriptive Information on Recommended Tools
There are four columns from left to right
Administration Time (minutes)
Rows for those columns read
Stands for main word in each of four questions
Mayfield, McLeod and Hall, 1974; Ewing, 1984.Available on pages A-2 and A-4.
Basic Quantity-Frequency Items
NIAAA, 1995.Available on pages A-2 and A-4.
Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test
Babor, et al., 1992.www.niaaa.nih.gov/publications/insaudit.htm
Brief Drinker Profile
Miller and Marlatt, 1984.Available on pages A-6 through A-10.
Alcohol Dependence Scale
Skinner and Horn, 1984.www.niaaa.nih.gov/publications/ads.pdf
Drinker Inventory of Consequences
Miller, Tonigan and Longabaugh, 1995.Available on pages A-13 through A-18.
*Times are estimates for the adapted versions presented in this Guide.