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Identifying the Signs and Symptoms of Addiction

This quiz will help identify the signs and symptoms of addiction and determine risk level. Please note that this questionnaire is for informational purposes only and not intended to diagnose any physical or mental disorder or disease process. When in doubt, always seek the advice of a medical or psychiatric professional.

Have you ever decided to stop drinking or using, but found it too difficult and started again a few days later?

1. I don't drink or use drugs.
2. I only drink at social events or special occasions.
3. I don't drink or use drugs often, but when I do I have a hard time controlling my drinking or using.
4. I can go days or weeks without a drink or drug, but I always gravitate back to it.
5. I wish I could get just one day clean and sober.

Have people around you ever mentioned that you drink or use drugs too much?

1. Nope, no one has ever said that to me.
2. People said that to me when I was younger. I haven't heard that in a long time.
3. I hear it every now and then when I'm out with friends.
4. People say it to me constantly, but I don't know how to control it.

Have you had problems with your relationships at home, your job, or legal issues because of drinking or using drugs?

1. Nope, I've never experienced any of those problems.
2. I made some bad decisions when I was younger, but I owned up to them and made my amends.
3. I struggle with some of those problems, but not all of them.
4. Yes, I struggle with all of these problems and they affect my life daily.

Do you drink heavily when you are disappointed, under pressure or have had an arguement with someone?

1. I don't drink, or I only drink in social situations.
2. I may have a few drinks to calm my nerves, but I don't drink to excess.
3. When I am depressed, I usually drink a lot. I don't drink a lot otherwise.
4. I always feel depressed and I typically drink to dull the pain.

Do you ever feel depressed or anxious before, during or after periods of heavy drinking?

1. No, I typically don't drink much or at all.
2. I experienced it a few times, but not often and not recently.
3. I have a hard time sometimes, and a drink or two helps take the edge off.
4. I feel depressed and/or anxious constantly, and drugs or alcohol help those feelings go away.

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Identifying the Signs and Symptoms of Addiction

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