Unhealthy Alcohol Use Tools & Resources

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A collection of tools and resources for managing unhealthy alcohol use in primary care, intended for use by providers, organizational leadership, other team members, and patients.

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Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT)

Includes 10 items to assess alcohol consumption, drinking behaviors, and alcohol-related behaviors. Item 3 of this screening tool is intended to be adapted to align with the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) drinking guidelines for adults in the United States 

Format
Instrument/Protocol
Audience
Behavioral Health Providers
Medical Providers
Source
World Health Organization
Year
Resource Type
PDF

Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test, Adapted for Use in the United States: A Guide for Primary Care Practitioners

Shows healthcare providers how to use the USAUDIT (adapted from the WHO AUDIT and AUDIT-C tools) in primary care with U.S. adults
Format
Guide
Audience
Medical Providers
Behavioral Health Providers
Source
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Year
Resource Type
PDF

Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test: Guidelines for Use in Primary Care, Second Edition

Describes how to use the AUDIT in primary care to identify people with hazardous and harmful patterns of alcohol consumption; includes the international version in both interview and self-report format

Format
Guide
Audience
Behavioral Health Providers
Medical Providers
Source
World Health Organization
Year
Resource Type
PDF

Alcohol, Smoking, and Substance Involvement Screening Test (ASSIST)

Developed for WHO to detect and manage substance use and related problems in primary and general medical care settings; various materials, including version 3.1 of the ASSIST, available on website

Format
Guide
Audience
Medical Providers
Source
World Health Organization
Year
Resource Type
PDF

American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) Fundamentals of Addiction Medicine 40-Hour CME Program

40-hour Continuing Medical Education (CME) training program for primary care providers and other clinical providers to diagnose and treat patients at risk for or with addiction
Format
Web-Based Course
Audience
Behavioral Health Providers
Medical Providers
Source
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Year
Resource Type
External Link

An SBIRT Implementation and Process Change Manual for Practitioners

Guides practitioners and administrators in implementing and sustaining SBIRT within a practice; includes information on process improvement strategies, planning and tailoring strategies, and worksheets to guide implementation

Format
Guide
Audience
Behavioral Health Providers
Medical Providers
Organizational Leadership
Other Team Members
Source
National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University
Year
Resource Type
PDF

Are We There Yet? A Review of Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) Implementation Fidelity Tools and Proficiency Checklists

A review of SBIRT fidelity tools and proficiency checklists, identifying heterogeneity among existing tools
Format
Journal Article
Audience
Behavioral Health Providers
Graduate Education
Medical Providers
Other Team Members
Practice Facilitators/Quality Improvement Coaches
Organizational Leadership
Source
Reho K, et al.
Year
Resource Type
Article