Substance Abuse Self Assessment Quiz

  1. Do you drink or use to overcome shyness or to feel more confident?
    Yes   No
  2. Are you having money troubles because of drinking or using?
    Yes   No
  3. Do you ever stay home from work because of drinking or using?
    Yes   No
  4. Is drinking or using causing trouble in your family?
    Yes   No
  5. Is drinking or using giving you a bad reputation?
    Yes   No
  6. Have you lost a job or a business because of drinking or using?
    Yes   No
  7. Do you drink or use to escape your problems?
    Yes   No
  8. Do you drink or use when you are alone?
    Yes   No
  9. Do you have blackouts? (Loss of memory for events that happened or of actions you performed while drinking or using?)
    Yes   No
  10. Do you feel remorse after drinking or using?
    Yes   No
  11. Do you need a drink at a definite time every day?
    Yes   No
  12. Do you drink in the morning?
    Yes   No
  13. Have you ever been in a hospital because of drinking or using?
    Yes   No
  14. Has a doctor ever treated you for your drinking or using?
    Yes   No
  15. Do you drink or use too much at the wrong time?
    Yes   No
  16. Do you make promises to yourself or others about your drinking or using?
    Yes   No
  17. Do you have to keep on drinking or using once you have started?
    Yes   No
  18. Is drinking or using making it hard for you to sleep?
    Yes   No
  19. Have you had an accident because of drinking or using?
    Yes   No
  20. Do you drink or use to relieve the painfulness of living?
    Yes   No
  21. Do you have trouble disposing of cans or bottles?
    Yes   No
  22. Are you less particular about people you are with and the places you go when you are drinking or using?
    Yes   No
  23. Have you been arrested more than once for drunk driving or driving under the influence of drugs?
    Yes   No
  24. Has drinking or using affected your health?
    Yes   No

If you have answered "Yes" to any of these questions, you may have an alcohol or drug problem.

One “YES” answer:
BE AWARE.  You may have or you may develop a problem with alcohol or other drugs. 

Two or more “YES” answers:
Indicates you have problems with alcohol and/or drugs and should seek help immediately.

If you believe that you have or that you may have a problem with alcohol or other drugs, we can help. Learn more about our E.A.G.L.E. Program