Daytop Addiction Treatment Self Assessment Quiz

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Party or Problem?

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Check your own relationship with alcohol and drugs. Be as honest as you can.

  1. Has drinking or drugging stopped being fun?
  2. Do I ever get high alone?
  3. Do I lie to my friends about the amount I drink or take drugs? Do I worry about people finding out?
  4. Do I think about drugs or drinking while I’m at work, at school, with my family?
  5. Do any of my friends complain that my drugging is getting in the way of our relationship?
  6. Do I get into trouble when I drink?
  7. Do I stay away from social events where I won’t be able to use drugs or drink?
  8. Do I feel a party can’t be fun without alcohol or drugs?
  9. Have I ever taken a drug without knowing what it was or what it would do to me?
  10. Have I ever taken one drug to hide the effects of another?
  11. Do I get anxious when my drug or alcohol supply is almost gone?
  12. Do I feel apart from others, that no one understands what I’m going through?

Are you comfortable with your answers to these questions?
If you would like to talk to someone about your situation, please e−mail questions@daytop.org, or call the Outreach Center near you.